In memory of

Private

Edward Bachman

who died on 9 Jul 1944


Service details
  Conflict WWII
  Service Army
  Unit Regina Rifles
  Rank Private
  Service number L103791
  Date of death 19440709
  Cause of death killed in action
Narrative history
  L103791 Rifleman (Regina Rifles) Edward (Eddy) Bachman (b.1922) of Ridgedale was KIA 19440709 at Caen and is buried at Bény-sur-Mer Canadian war cemetery near Reviers, Calvados, France. He was the son of Joseph and Elizabeth (Selinger) Bachman who homesteaded SW2-22-25-W2 southeast of Holdfast, moving to Paddockwood during the Depression and later to Ridgedale. Eddy was farming when he enlisted at Regina at the end of 1942.
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Memorial information
  Saskatchewan rural municipality for commemoration 520 - Paddockwood
  Cemetery or memorial location Bény-sur-Mer Canadian war cemetery, Calvados, France    

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  Honour roll location(s) Paddockwood
  Geo-memorial Bachman Lake, Saskatchewan     
  Geo-memorial location 57.45°N / 105.7333°W
  Geo-memorial NTS map reference 74H5
  Geo-memorial details Northwest of Highrock Lake.
Personal information
  Date of birth 19210829
  Place of birth Holdfast    
  Date of enlistment 19421230
  Place of enlistment Regina    
  Residence on enlistment Paddockwood    
  Occupation farmer
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