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Forum: SWW Canadian Soldier Research Help Yesterday, 10:08 AM
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Posted By Temujin
Can you give us more info. Dates, where this...

Can you give us more info. Dates, where this took place, names etc??
Forum: SWW Canadian Soldier Research Help 11-17-2017, 07:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,886
Posted By Temujin
The Thunder Bay Museum has fonds that include...

The Thunder Bay Museum has fonds that include nominal roles for the LSR during WW2. Here’s a link to the fonds, near the end you can see the documents that are available. You may wish to contact...
Forum: SWW Canadian Soldier Research Help 11-17-2017, 11:09 AM
Replies: 15
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Posted By Temujin
I’ve found his info on Ancestry......it confirms...

I’ve found his info on Ancestry......it confirms Louis live in Kenora BEFORE and AFTER the war. His sons and daughters were born their.
Forum: SWW Canadian Soldier Research Help 11-17-2017, 11:02 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,886
Posted By Temujin
Found Louis Bynski’s wife’s obit.........it...

Found Louis Bynski’s wife’s obit.........it confirms they were married in Kenora.....I have a strong feeling this “may” be your...
Forum: SWW Canadian Soldier Research Help 11-17-2017, 10:56 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,886
Posted By Temujin
NOTE; in his records it shows us he had 4...

NOTE; in his records it shows us he had 4 brothers, 3 who were in the Army. And 1 whose name was Louis Bynski.........it “may” be possible this is your man? I do not have access to his records so...
Forum: SWW Canadian Soldier Research Help 11-17-2017, 10:50 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,886
Posted By Temujin
Info for you. I have more documents (his...

Info for you. I have more documents (his military records) if you wish to see them. He was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, and list his residence as Molson, Manitoba. He joined the RCE first, and...
Forum: Normandy 11-15-2017, 06:46 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,010
Posted By Temujin
Link to Juno Beach Landing Tables and...

Link to Juno Beach Landing Tables and information

http://www.6juin1944.com/assaut/juno/tables.pdf
Forum: General Discussion 11-15-2017, 01:14 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 97
Posted By Temujin
http://i1383.photobucket.com/albums/ah302/barrynmi...

http://i1383.photobucket.com/albums/ah302/barrynmiller/D1225C2A-5533-46A6-90A3-5EB11BC7569E_zps67xbkcmk.jpeg

RCAF - No 2 Service Flying Training School - Uplands - 1942
L to R
Back - George...
Forum: General Discussion 11-15-2017, 01:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 97
Posted By Temujin
http://i1383.photobucket.com/albums/ah302/barrynmi...

http://i1383.photobucket.com/albums/ah302/barrynmiller/E0C53404-DD51-4FDE-ACEF-CBE10AECC5DD_zpsgcurlg1i.jpeg

10 Apr 1942
Forum: General Discussion 11-15-2017, 12:48 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 97
Posted By Temujin
Name: G C Clewley Rank: Pilot Officer Army...

Name: G C Clewley
Rank: Pilot Officer
Army Number: J87390
Regiment: Royal Canadian Air Force : Officers & Other Ranks
POW Number: 53693
Camp Type: Stalag Luft 3
Camp Number: L3
Camp Location: Sagan...
Forum: SWW Canadian Soldier Research Help 11-14-2017, 02:47 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 296
Posted By Temujin
His leave pass indicates he was a member of the...

His leave pass indicates he was a member of the 7th Medium Regiment, RCA

The 7th Medium Regiment, RCA, consisting of the 12th, and 45th Batteries.
Forum: General Discussion 11-14-2017, 02:22 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 190
Posted By Temujin
So, again looking at the records......trying to...

So, again looking at the records......trying to determine where he was during that period.....I note that on the 24 Apr 1943 he was assigned to HQ’s CRU.

So I would assume that this was his assigned...
Forum: General Discussion 11-14-2017, 02:13 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 190
Posted By Temujin
I see at (from your info above) and from his...

I see at (from your info above) and from his records that he was assigned to No 3 Canadian Infantry Reinforcement Unit but this may have been AFTER the dates above.

I have found a record that...
Forum: General Discussion 11-14-2017, 12:28 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 190
Posted By Temujin
The best method of finding a location of a unit...

The best method of finding a location of a unit is their War Dairies.

Here are links to the war diaries of 5 CIRU. These are NOT on line, and either a visit to LAC to hiring a researcher to look at...
Forum: General Discussion 11-14-2017, 11:53 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 190
Posted By Temujin
Ah, got it now. I understand (I was wondering...

Ah, got it now. I understand (I was wondering how come he stayed in a CIRU so long).....but I see he was a cook, so he spent his entire war in CIRU’s. First the 5th, then the 4th & 3rd...
Forum: General Discussion 11-14-2017, 11:20 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 190
Posted By Temujin
Here’s a link on how to post photo’s (or scans)...

Here’s a link on how to post photo’s (or scans) on this website

http://www.canadaatwar.ca/forums/showthread.php?t=6986
Forum: General Discussion 11-14-2017, 11:19 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 190
Posted By Temujin
Nothing Here Brian?

Nothing Here Brian?
Forum: General Discussion 11-14-2017, 11:00 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 190
Posted By Temujin
Here’s a link to a Canadian Army Historical...

Here’s a link to a Canadian Army Historical Report that explains “Reinforcement Units” throughout the war. the PDF will download to your...
Forum: General Discussion 11-14-2017, 10:47 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 190
Posted By Temujin
Canadian Reinforcement Units and Other Units...

Canadian Reinforcement Units and Other Units Under C.M.H.Q. Command

Canadian Military Headquarters had under its command in the United Kingdom towards the end of hostilities with Germany numerous...
Forum: General Discussion 11-14-2017, 10:32 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 190
Posted By Temujin
5 CIRU = 5 Canadian Infantry Reinforcement...

5 CIRU = 5 Canadian Infantry Reinforcement Unit

Is this the “only” unit he belonged to??? Or was this the unit he was with between Dec 1943 and Oct 1944. If we could see that page from his...
Forum: SWW Canadian Soldier Research Help 11-14-2017, 10:26 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 296
Posted By Temujin
The discharge certificate and the leave pass may...

The discharge certificate and the leave pass may give us more clues if you’d like to share.

Cheers
Forum: SWW Canadian Soldier Research Help 11-13-2017, 09:58 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 20,023
Posted By Temujin
Additional info for you The three-man Bren...

Additional info for you


The three-man Bren group was led by the section second-in-command, usually a lance-corporal, and consisted of:
- one NCO (Lance Corporal) armed with a .303in Lee-Enfield...
Forum: SWW Canadian Soldier Research Help 11-13-2017, 08:25 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 20,023
Posted By Temujin
He would have been on ONE of these ships landing...

He would have been on ONE of these ships landing on D-Day

Serial 1702 is HMC LCI(L) 118 - Lt Charles R. Bond, RCNVR carrying:
186 men - North Nova Scotia Highlanders
Damage Sustained in Landing:...
Forum: SWW Canadian Soldier Research Help 11-13-2017, 08:06 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 20,023
Posted By Temujin
I have found the record of his testimony at the...

I have found the record of his testimony at the trial of Major Gen Kurt Meyer.

I’ll just post the first page, to show you the information that he was in ‘C’ Company, North Nova Scotia Highlanders at...
Forum: SWW Canadian Soldier Research Help 11-13-2017, 12:58 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 20,023
Posted By Temujin
A map of the NNSH movements that day.....you can...

A map of the NNSH movements that day.....you can use the war diaries to plot the units movements with this map

https://www.canadiansoldiers.com/history/battlehonours/northwesteurope/authie.png
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