IN MEMORy by Pierre Vandervelden

The visit of Commonwealth graves in Communals Cemeteries & Churchyards in Belgium & France

BENY SUR MER CANADIAN War Cemetery (Reviers) (Calvados France)

Page 1 The Pictures

Page 2 List of Casualties

Photo Courtesy Michael Allbrook
Photo Courtesy Christian Guibelin (Fr)
Rfn Wasyl "Bill" Cybulski 30/08/1921 - 08/06/1944
He is middle top on this group photo taken 04/06/1944.
Bill was son of Michael and Mary Cybulski, Rembrandt, Manitoba, Can.
He enlisted on 11/11/1941 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, was send overseas to the UK 11/04/1942 and KIA at Putot-en-Bessin. (Plaque in Center Juno Beach, Fr.)
for his nephew Patrick R Billard and family
Cpl Richard Kenneth Kimmel 18/06/1944 aged 28
& right, Cpl Clifford Howard Kimmel 05/12/1944 aged 26
Clifford is buried at Ravenna War Cemetery, Italy - Grave: III.C.4.
A 3rd brother, Rfm Gordon Leroy Kimmel 08/06/1944 is buried in Bretteville sur Laize Canadian War Cem.
They were sons of Harry Ellsworth Kimtnel and Sylvia Jane Kimmel, of Milner, British Columbia.
Received here by the authorities at the Peace Tower in Ottawa, 1961.
Mrs. Harry Kimmel, was Canada's Silver Cross Mother in 1961.
(Photo The Legionary 12/1961)
for Shirley Stone, Picton, Ontario, Can.
Pte Howard James Vancott 04/08/1944 aged 33
for Shirley Stone, Picton, Ontario, Can.
Cpl Donald Laurie Mitchell 06/03/1921 - 08/07/1944
Son of Mr. and Mrs. John Stephen Mitchell Husband of Iris Mitchell, Levenshulme, Manchester, England.
for his niece Donna Lanyi
Rfm Ambrose Patrick Doherty 18/02/1920 - 11/06/1944
He was born in Mara Twp., a son of William Doherty and Roseanna Fountain.
He was part of the 3rd Canadian Division's invasion of Normany (D-DAY),
for the Ramara Historical Society
Tpr Sandford Frederick Stinson 08/07/1944
He was married and living in Rama, when he enlisted.
for the Ramara Historical Society
Sgt Rosaire Gagnon 13/06/1944 aged 24
Rfm Edgar Dawson Butler 06/06/1944
for his nephew Robert Butler
Lt Nairn Stewart Boyd 08/07/1944 aged 26
Cpl Lloyd Elmer bishop 06/06/1944 aged 24
for Mark Dinan
F/O Leonard Ralph Allman 06/06/1944 aged 24
Yannick Dehayes, Chairman off
Rfm Herve Alfred Labrecque 08/06/1944
Rfm Ronald Branton 08/07/1944 aged 28

2029 casualties

IF You have a casualty picture, please send me a copy, I'll be glad to show it on this page.

IF You want a king size copy of this picture (300/900 ko - 2592/1944 pixels) please e-mail me.

IF You want picture of a particular grave, in this cemetery, please e-mail me.

Casualties informations come usualy from Commonwealth War Graves Commission, see links for more informations © Pierre Vandervelden - Belgium