SOE Fournier, Joseph Ernest

John Robertson

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Staff member
  • SURNAME
Fournier
  • FORENAME
Joseph Ernest
  • UNIT
SOE Union Mission,France
  • RANK
Lieutenant
  • NUMBER
  • AWARD
Mention in Despatches
  • PLACE
France 1944
  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
parent unit Royal Canadian Corps of Signals
from Petit Rocher,New Brunswick,Canada
born 23.10.1918 New Brunswick,Canada
miner and diamond driller,Pickle Crow mine in civilian life
enlisted 3.4.1942 Toronto,Ontario (RCC of S)
arrived UK 31.12.1942
1st Canadian Division
served in Sicily
SOE June 1944 (Sergeant)
w/t operator
mission to the Alps
Union Mission 1944
Force 136 SOE (Burma) 1945
Op.Character (Team Hyena) 2.4.1945 - 25.10.1945 (Captain)
married a WAAF during the war
 
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