Name:Service No:Rank:Service:Date of Birth:Place of Birth:Date of Enlistment:Age at Enlistment:Place of Enlistment:Address at Enlistment:Trade:Religion:Marital Status:Next of Kin:Date of Death:Age at Death;Cemetery:Additional Information:
Duggan, James AnthonyH/19967PrivateQueen's Own Cameron Highlanders of Canada, R.C.I.C.May 31, 1915Upper South River, Antigonish Co., NSFebruary 14, 194024WinnipegPickle Crow, OntarioMinerRoman CatholicSingle at Enlistment (MarriedSadie Anne Duggan (Mother) Upper South River,Antigonish Co., NSAugust 19, 194227Dieppe Canadian War Cemetery, FranceCommemorated on Page 70 of the Second World War Book of RemembranceDisplayed in the Memorial Chamber of the Peace Tower in Ottawa on February 16Private Duggan was the son of John and Sarah Duggan of Antigonish Co., NS, and husband of Rhoda Winifred (Kennett) Duggan, Brighton, Sussex, England. He was one of eight children.He embarked Halifax, NS, for overseas on December 13, 1940, and arrived in Gourock, Scotland on December 26, 1940. On April 20, 1942 he married Rhoda Winifred Kennett at St. Mary Magdalene Church in Brighton. On August 18, 1942 Private Duggan embarked England for France as part of the invasion force at Dieppe. He was listed as missing in action on August 19, 1942 while serving with the Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders of Canada. In March 1943, Private Duggan was listed as killed in action.