Lieut William Alexander Airth

Lieut William Alexander Airth

Birth
Clarke City, Cote-Nord Region, Quebec, Canada
Death 22 May 1944 (aged 26)
Burial Anzio, Città Metropolitana di Roma Capitale, Lazio, Italy
Plot XVII. D. 6.
Memorial ID 56100247 · View Source
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In July 2013, the Congressional Gold Medal was awarded, collectively, to the First Special Service Force (FSSF) in recognition of its superior service during World War II. On February 3, 2015 surviving FSSF Veterans were in Washington DC to accept this momentous recognition on behalf of their fellow Forcemen who could not be there.

Bio by: Thomas leBlanc

Gravesite Details Lieutenant, Canadian Special Service Battalion, R.C.I.C. Age: 26.

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  • Created by: War Graves
  • Added: 6 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56100247
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Lieut William Alexander Airth (31 Jan 1918–22 May 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56100247, citing Beach Head War Cemetery, Anzio, Città Metropolitana di Roma Capitale, Lazio, Italy ; Maintained by War Graves (contributor 6) .