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ADELMAN, Archie

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Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
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Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
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Date of Birth
December 17, 1919
Date of Death
August 11, 1944
Place of Burial
Calvados, France
Cemetery
Bretteville-sur-Laize Canadian War Cemetery
Age at Time of Death
24
Enlistment No.
D-27062
Rank
Guardsman
Unit
Canadian Grenadier Guards
Notes
Guardsman Archie Adelman of Montreal, Quebec, was killed in action in France on August 11, 1944, according to an official announcement. Guardsman Adelman enlisted with the Canadian Grenadier Guards in 1941 and went overseas in 1942. He trained in England for two years. He was with the invasion forces on D-Day and was serving as a tank crew member with the 22nd Armoured Regiment in France when he lost his life. A brother, Corporal Harry Adelman, also served overseas with the R.C.E.M.E. (Canadian Jews in World War II.)
Subjects
World War II
Record Source
Canadian Jewish Military Casualties
Fonds No.
CJC0001
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Canadian Jewish Archives
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ARBOUR, Abram

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Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
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Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
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Date of Birth
1918
Date of Death
August 23, 1944
Place of Burial
Calvados, France
Cemetery
Bretteville-sur-Laize Canadian War Cemetery
Age at Time of Death
27
Enlistment No.
H-19489
Rank
Warrant Officer Class II
Unit
Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders of Canada
Notes
Warrant Officer Abram Arbour of Winnipeg, Manitoba, was killed in action at Falaise. He was awarded the Military Cross, according to a Department of National Defence release (P.N. 51-45) of February 6, 1945. The citation accompanying the award read: "During the night of August 7, 1944, an infantry regiment attacked and captured the town of Fonteney-le-Marmion. On consolidation one of the companies was allotted the defence of the northern section of the town in the vicinity of battalion headquarters. During the early hours of the morning, August 8, the enemy shelled and mortared the town very heavily. The company commander was wounded and C.S.M. Arbour immediately took over command of the company and completed reorganization of the defence position. At approximately 8 a.m. an enemy counterattack in some strength moved against the company position. This attack was pinned down by small-arms fire, and C.S.M. Arbour personally formed and led a counterattack force to mop up the enemy. With utter disregard for personal danger and with absolute confidence he formed a composite force. Under covering fire from 11 and 12 platoons, they assaulted and killed or captured the enemy force which threatened his company position. C.S.M. Arbour, by his speed in handling a difficult situation, and his superb courage, was directly responsible for the battalion holding and consolidating the objective.” He enlisted with the Canadian Army on September 11, 1939, and went overseas on Aug. 24, 1940. He took part in the fighting at Caen and Dieppe.
Subjects
World War II
Record Source
Canadian Jewish Military Casualties
Fonds No.
CJC0001
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Canadian Jewish Archives
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BEIGLEMAN, David

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Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
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Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
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Date of Birth
July 12, 1923
Date of Death
August 10, 1944
Place of Burial
Calvados, France
Cemetery
Bretteville-sur-Laize Canadian War Cemetery
Age at Time of Death
21
Enlistment No.
D-139356
Rank
Private
Unit
New Brunswick Rangers, R.C.I.C.
Notes
Private David Beigleman of Montreal was reported killed in action in France on August 10, 1944, according to an official announcement. He enlisted in the army in October 1942 and proceeded overseas in September 1943. Private Beigleman was born in Poland. Three brothers were also in the service: Ben, with the Black Watch (R.H.R.); Harry, with the Essex Scottish Regiment; and Morris, with the Canadian Provost Corps.
Subjects
World War II
Record Source
Canadian Jewish Military Casualties
Fonds No.
CJC0001
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Canadian Jewish Archives
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BENDIT, Julius

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Date of Birth
October 10, 1911
Date of Death
July 27, 1944
Place of Burial
Calvados, France
Cemetery
Bayeux Memorial
Age at Time of Death
32
Enlistment No.
D-77
Rank
Trooper
Unit
6th Duke of Connaught's Royal Canadian Hussars
Notes
Trooper Julius Bendit of Ste. Agathe des Monts, Quebec, was reported missing in France and for official purposes presumed killed in action on July 27, 1944. Trooper Bendit enlisted in the Reserve Army in May 1940 and transferred soon after to active service. He was stationed at Longueuil and Camp Borden before going overseas in September 1941 with the Royal Canadian 6th Hussars. Trooper Bendit went through the entire Sicilian campaign and across into Italy with the 1st Canadian Army. He was transferred to the Normandy front for the D-Day offensive and was subsequently reported missing. Trooper Bendit was born in Sadagura, Bucovina, on October 10, 1911.
Subjects
World War II
Record Source
Canadian Jewish Military Casualties
Fonds No.
CJC0001
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Canadian Jewish Archives
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BERGER, Nathan Louis

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Date of Birth
July 15, 1921
Date of Death
June 06, 1944
Place of Burial
Calvados, France
Cemetery
Ranville War Cemetery
Age at Time of Death
22
Enlistment No.
R-117662
Rank
Warrant Officer
Unit
Royal Canadian Air Force
Notes
Warrant Officer Nathan Berger of Montreal, Quebec, was reported missing on active service on June 6, 1944, and was subsequently reported killed on active service. Warrant Officer Berger was attached to the R.A.F. Transport Command and was engaged in ferrying operations, carrying paratroops to the Caen sector when killed. He enlisted in August 1941 and went overseas as a wireless air gunner in the summer of 1942. He spent seven months in Iceland before being sent back to Great Britain in December 1943. While with the R.C.A.F. in Iceland, Warrant Officer Berger was involved in several crack-ups and once spent two hours in the water before being rescued. (Source: Canadian Jews in World War II)
Subjects
World War II
Record Source
Canadian Jewish Military Casualties
Fonds No.
CJC0001
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Canadian Jewish Archives
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BLATT (BLATTIN), Louis

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Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
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Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
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Date of Death
August 08, 1944
Place of Burial
Calvados, France
Cemetery
Bretteville-sur-Laize Canadian War Cemetery
Enlistment No.
H-36824
Rank
Private
Unit
North Shore (New Brunswick) Regiment, R.C.I.C.
Notes
Private Louis Blatt of Winnipeg, Manitoba, was officially reported killed in action in France on August 8, 1944.
Subjects
World War II
Record Source
Canadian Jewish Military Casualties
Fonds No.
CJC0001
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Canadian Jewish Archives
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BROWNSTONE, Yude

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Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
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Date of Birth
February 19, 1924
Date of Death
July 04, 1944
Place of Burial
Calvados, France
Cemetery
Beny-sur-Mer Canadian War Cemetery, Reviers
Age at Time of Death
20
Enlistment No.
H-10710
Rank
Rifleman
Unit
Royal Winnipeg Rifles
Notes
Rifleman Yude Brownstone of Winnipeg, Manitoba, was officially reported killed in action on July 4, 1944. Rifleman Brownstone enlisted in the army in June 1943 and arrived overseas in March 1944. He was killed at Carpiquet, France.
Subjects
World War II
Record Source
Canadian Jewish Military Casualties
Fonds No.
CJC0001
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Canadian Jewish Archives
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COHEN, Abraham

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Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
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textual record
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Genealogy Records
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Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
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textual record
Date of Death
August 20, 1944
Place of Burial
Calvados, France
Cemetery
Beny-sur-Mer Canadian War Cemetery, Reviers
Age at Time of Death
45
Enlistment No.
B-95785
Rank
Private
Unit
Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
Notes
Private Abraham Cohen of Toronto, Ontario, died of injuries on August 20, 1944, according to an official report.
Subjects
World War II
Record Source
Canadian Jewish Military Casualties
Fonds No.
CJC0001
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COHEN, Lawrence

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Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
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Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
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Date of Birth
1922
Date of Death
July 08, 1944
Place of Burial
Calvados, France
Cemetery
Bretteville-sur-Laize Canadian War Cemetery
Age at Time of Death
22
Enlistment No.
CDN/423
Rank
Lieutenant
Unit
Royal Warwickshire Regiment
Notes
Lieutenant Lawrence Cohen of Winnipeg, Manitoba, was reported killed in action on July 8, 1944. He enlisted in March 1943 and trained at Gordon Head, Shilo, Vernon and Sussex. He was one of a group of ten officers who were sent from the Infantry Training Instructors School at Camp Shilo, Manitoba, to take a more advanced course at Brockville, Ontario. In May 1944, he volunteered for overseas service as an officer on loan to the Imperial Army. At the time of his death, he was attached to the 2nd Battalion, R.W.R. (Source: Canadian Jews in World War II)
Subjects
World War II
Record Source
Canadian Jewish Military Casualties
Fonds No.
CJC0001
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Canadian Jewish Archives
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CRAMER, David Charles

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Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
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textual record
Archival / Genealogical
Genealogy Records
Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Material Format
textual record
Date of Death
July 06, 1944
Place of Burial
Calvados, France
Cemetery
Beny-sur-Mer Canadian War Cemetery, Reviers
Enlistment No.
H-26813
Rank
Trooper
Unit
10th Armoured Regiment, Fort Garry Horse
Notes
Trooper David Charles Cramer of Winnipeg, Manitoba, was officially reported killed in action on July 6, 1944.
Subjects
World War II
Record Source
Canadian Jewish Military Casualties
Fonds No.
CJC0001
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