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Members of the Newfoundland Regiment
World War II

Donated by Dave Wells

This document contains a listing of the Newfoundland Regiment, including 1645 names in total.
This is not intended to replace the original information but to act as a guideline to assist you in your research.

The listing has been checked for completeness and accuracy. However errors or omissions may occur.
Please do not hesitate to contact me to correct any information in this listing.

Active Service ~ 10 Jun 1941
Regimental Status ~ 02 Mar 1943

Total Enlisted 1645
Number went overseas for R.A. Service 820
Attested at end of / was waiting to go overseas 214
Enlisted 1944-45 to go overseas for R.A. Service 233
Died in Service [of which 22 died in the Knights of Columbus fire 28
Discharged prior to 1944 177
Actual number remaining in Newfoundland Regiment 173

NOTE:
1. Official numbers commenced at #100 ~ last number issued #1741
2. Regimental # 104 was issued to two members of the Regiment; S. Angel and M. Winter
3. Officers commissioned direct were not issued with official numbers
4. Two N.C.Os. [Crump and Renshaw] were seconded from British Regiments for training purposes. They received local commissions and on rejoining their units, reverted to their original ranks.

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For soldiers that died during the war, additional information can be found at the Commonwealth War Graves Commission site.
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