Service No.RankServiceDate of BirthPlace of BirthDate of EnlistmentPlace of EnlistmentDate of DeathAgeCemetery/MemorialGrave ReferenceSource:Veterans Affairs Canada
William DawsonSF21703Private1st Battalion, Royal Canadian RegimentFebruary 14, 1929Reserve Mines, Cape Breton, Nova ScotiaFebruary 21, 1951Halifax, Nova Scotia October 23, 195223United Nations Cemetery (Busan), South Korea Plot 21. Row 8. Grave 1349Commemorated on Page 17 of the Korean War Book of Remembrance Private William Dawson was the son of James and Agnes Dawson of Cape Breton, Nova Scotia. He was killed in action against the enemy at Hill 355 'Little Gibraltar', South Korea, while serving with B Company, RCR.