In memory of


James Garnet Myers

who died on 21 May 1944

Service details
  Conflict WWII
  Service Army
  Unit Saskatoon Light Infantry
  Rank Corporal
  Service number L1553
  Date of death 19440521
  Cause of death killed in action
Narrative history
  L1553 Corporal (Saskatoon Light Infantry) James Garnet Myers (b.1913) of Saskatoon was KIA 19440521 during the assault on the Hitler line and is buried at Cassino war cemetery, Frosinone, Italy. James was working as a warehouseman for Hudson Bay Transportation when he enlisted at Saskatoon late in 1939.

Brother of MD Myers. They were the sons of William Henry and Charlotte Myers who homesteaded SW24-28-8-W2 west of Theodore, later settling at Regina. Both boys were born at Prince Albert and attended Balfour Tech at Regina.
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Memorial information
  Saskatchewan rural municipality for commemoration 344 - Corman Park
  Cemetery or memorial location Cassino war cemetery, Frosinone, Italy    

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  Honour roll location(s) Regina
  Geo-memorial Myers Lake, Saskatchewan     
  Geo-memorial location 57.4°N / 105.0833°W
  Geo-memorial NTS map reference 74H6
  Geo-memorial details Northeast of Highrock Lake.
Personal information
  Date of birth 19130812
  Place of birth Prince Albert    (Please click here for map.)
  Date of enlistment 19391008
  Place of enlistment Saskatoon    (Please click here for map.)
  Residence on enlistment Saskatoon    (Please click here for map.)
  Occupation warehouseman
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