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 David Bertram Foote Rank: Gunner Regiment/Service: Royal Canadian Artillery 2 Survey Regiment Service No: F/77219   Date of Birth: May 20, 1919 Place of Birth: Yarmouth, NS Date of Enlistment: July 30, 1940 Place of Enlistment: Yarmouth, NS Age at Enlistment: 20 Trade: Accountant Religion: Roman Catholic Next of Kin: Mrs. Albert Foote (Mother) William St., Yarmouth NS David was the son of Albert J. and Mary A. Foote, of Yarmouth, Nova Scotia and brother of James Norman Foote (No.6 Company AC Signals, Halifax, NS) and Mary Helen Foote.  He initially enlisted with the 2nd Battalion, West Nova Scotia Regiment, “C” Company. He transferred to the 2nd Survey Regiment, Royal Canadian Artillery and while serving in France the Company came under bomber attack.  He was severely wounded by shrapnel and died the same day. Date of Death: August 8, 1944 Age at Death 25  Cemetery: Beny-Sur Mer Canadian War Cemetery, Reviers (Calvados, France) Grave Reference: VII. G. 8. The 41st name on the WWII list of the Yarmouth War Memorial Commemorated on page 306 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance Displayed in the Memorial Chamber of the Peace Tower in Ottawa on June 29 Sources and Information: Commonwealth War Graves Commission Veterans Affairs Canada    
David Bertram Foote