In memory of

Sergeant

George Anthony Osipoff

who died on 9 Aug 1944

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Service details
  Conflict WWII
  Service Army
  Unit Canadian Intelligence Corps
  Rank Sergeant
  Service number L6032
  Date of death 19440809
  Cause of death killed in action
Narrative history
  L6032 Sergeant (Canadian Intelligence Corps) George Anthony Osipoff (b.1919) of Regina was KIA 19440809 in Operation Totalize during the push to Falaise and is buried at Bretteville-sur-Laize Canadian war cemetery, Calvados, France. He was the son of Anton and Teela Osipoff and left a wife Ethel Mary (Hammond) at Chichester, West Sussex, England (she later moved to Winnipeg, Manitoba). George was working as a furrier when he enlisted at Regina on the outbreak of the war.
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Memorial information
  Saskatchewan rural municipality for commemoration 159 - Sherwood
  Cemetery or memorial location Bretteville-sur-Laize Canadian war cemetery, Calvados, France    

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  Honour roll location(s) Regina
  Geo-memorial Osipoff Lake, Saskatchewan     
  Geo-memorial location 56.5167°N / 102.0833°W
  Geo-memorial NTS map reference 64D9
  Geo-memorial details East of Reindeer Lake.
Personal information
  Date of birth 19190925
  Place of birth Regina    (Please click here for map.)
  Date of enlistment 19390905
  Place of enlistment Regina    (Please click here for map.)
  Residence on enlistment Regina    (Please click here for map.)
  Occupation furrier
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