L-Corp Harry Haider

Photo added by Kevin Berard

L-Corp Harry Haider

  • Birth 31 Mar 1910
  • Death 11 Jun 1944
  • Burial Bayeux, Departement du Calvados, Basse-Normandie, France
  • Plot No Known Grave; name is listed on the Bayeux Memorial at Panel 19, Column 2.
  • Memorial ID 12863649

Born: March 31st, 1910 at Spearhill, Manitoba, Canada

He was the son of John Haider and Mary Madeline (Scheman). He grew up in Spearhill and attended school there.

Harry went to Pine Falls, Manitoba in about 1930 and obtained a job with the Manitoba Paper Company.

On August 17th, 1937 at Pine Falls, Manitoba Harry married Myrtle May Anderson, eldest daughter of Alexander and Frances (nee: Linklater) Anderson.

Harry enjoyed the outdoors, fishing, camping and swimming.

In June 1941 Harry joined the Army. He went overseas that same year with Fort Garry Horse, a unit of the 2nd Canadian Armoured Brigade.

Harry was an Acting Lance Corporal when he was reported Killed In Action on June 6th, 1944 in Normandy, France.

Original Record added: Jan 2 2006
By: Paul F. Wilson


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  • Created by: Kevin Berard
  • Added: 2 Jan 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 12863649
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for L-Corp Harry Haider (31 Mar 1910–11 Jun 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 12863649, citing Bayeux War Cemetery, Bayeux, Departement du Calvados, Basse-Normandie, France ; Maintained by Kevin Berard (contributor 46952856) .