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Carey, Donald

  • Township: Embro & West Zorra
  • Branch: Essex Scottish Regiment
  • Date of birth: December 15, 1925
  • Date of death: January 14, 2008
  • Wars Served: World War II
  • Years of service: 1943 - July 19, 1946
  • Country enlisted with: Canada

Biography

Donald Carey (Dec. 15, 1925 - Jan. 14, 2008), son of Pearl and Wellington Carey, served with the Essex Scottish Regiment, after taking basic training at Chatham and advanced training at Ipperwash. To enlist, in 1943, he lied about his age. He didn’t turn 18 until he was en route to England from Debert, Nova Scotia.  Over­seas, he served mostly in Holland. He was discharged in 1946.

 

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