Padua War Cemetery

The following Canadians are buried at Padua War Cemetery

ALLEN, Private, JOHN HOLLAND, M/16680. Loyal Edmonton Regiment, R.C.I.C.. 13 February 1944. Age 25. Son of Frederick Richard and Belle Vedra Allen, of Peterborough, Ontario. Grave Reference: I. B. 14.

COTNAM, Flying Officer, (Pilot), ROYDEN LESLIE, J/26636. 417 Sqdn., Royal Canadian Air Force. 8 April 1945. Grave Reference: V. F. 2.

CROOKS, Pilot Officer, (Pilot), ROBERT LESLIE, J/87377. 600 (R.A.F.) Sqdn, Royal Canadian Air Force. 14 October 1944. Age 21. Son of Walter Norman Crooks and Ellen Crooks, of Mannville, Alberta.  Grave Reference: Joint grave IV. G. 14-15.

DE LUCIA, Aircraftman 2nd Class, JOHN, R/161336. Royal Canadian Air Force. 12 May 1944. Age 30. Son of Rocco and Maria De Lucia, of Niagara Falls, Ontario. B.A. Grave Reference: II. G. 12.

GREENSIDES, Private, GLEN EDMUND, B/119186. Royal Canadian Regiment. 25 January 1945. Age 19. Son of William and Madaline Greensides; grandson of Emma Moffet, of Tilsonburg, Ontario. Grave Reference: I. C. 11.

GREGORY, Warrant Officer Class I, (Pilot), RICHARD JAMES, R/147536. 178 (R.A.F.) Sqdn, Royal Canadian Air Force. 4 October 1944. Age 22. Son of L. C. and Mildred M. Gregory, of Bints, Saskatchewan.  Grave Reference: Coll. grave IV. C. 2-6.

HANSON, Bombardier, GEORGE HENRY, B/44263. 7 Anti-Tank Regt., Royal Canadian Artillery. 16 January 1945. Age 39. Son of Herbert and Georgina Helen Hanson, of Preston, Ontario. Grave Reference: II. E. 14.

JENNINGS, Flight Sergeant, (Pilot), PATRICK SYLVESTER, R/69427. 72 (R.A.F.) Sqdn, Royal Canadian Air Force. 10 March 1945. Age 22. Son of James Patrick and Mary Elizabeth Jennings, of North Bay, Ontario. Grave Reference: IV. B. 5.

KWIECIEN, Private, FRANK JOSEPH, B/24449. 4th Princess Louise Dragoon Guards, R.C.A.C.. 27 December 1944. Age 21. Son of Anthony and Katherine Kwiecien, of Welland, Ontario. Grave Reference: IV. A. 3.

McCOURT, Private, JAMES HILL, L/26469. Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry, R.C.I.C.. 3 February 1945. Grave Reference: V. C. 1.

McKINNON, Pilot Officer, (Pilot), REGINALD WOLFE, J/94290. 417 Sqdn., Royal Canadian Air Force. 6 March 1945. Grave Reference: IV. E. 15.

SELBY, Trooper, JOHN MCKENZIE, L/13722. 2nd Armd. Regt., Lord Strathcona’s Horse (Royal Canadians). 4 January 1945. Age 21. Son of Mr. and Mrs. William Adam Selby, of Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan.  Grave Reference: V. A. 2.

THORP, Flying Officer, (Navigator), BURNHAM JOHN MALCOLM, J/22099. 178 (R.A.F.) Sqdn, Royal Canadian Air Force. 4 October 1944. Age 24. Son of Charles and Mary Thorp, of Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario. Grave Reference: IV. C. 7.

YOUNG, Pilot Officer, (Navigator), HEDLEY De La BROQUERIE, C/86518. 13 (R.A.F.) Sqdn, Royal Canadian Air Force. 29 August 1944. Age 22. Son of Ralph W. and Adine T. Young, of Plymouth, New Hampshire, U.S.A. Grave Reference: III. B. 4.

Reference: Commonwealth War Graves Commission