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Green, A.


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Cpl. Pete Green Reported Wounded


Full particulars as to the nature of Cpl. Green’s injuries are not available as yet.


The wounded man went to Sicily with the first company of Canadians to land on that island and his service overseas now totals give years as of this current month.


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Albert Richard (Pete) Green of Lindsay, son of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Green, 14 Division Street, enlisted for service with the Canadian Army in December 1939. He entered the Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineering Division and trained at Toronto, Ontario.


Cpl. Green was sent overseas in January 1940 and served with the army in England and in Italy. Cpl. Green was wounded in England in 1942.


He saw further service with the army and was again reported wounded in action in Italy in 1945.


Cpl. Green was mentioned in despatches in June 1945.


Gpl. Green returned from overseas service in May 1945 and was given his discharge from the service in October 1945.


A mechanic prior to entering the army, Cpl. Green is now employed in Toronto where he has married and is making his home.

Date of Publication:
1942
Subject(s):
Personal Name(s):
Albert Richard Green ; Pete Green ; Joseph Green ; Florence Green
Collection:
World War II Service Files
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.3482786929155 Longitude: -78.7293784926987
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Green, A.


Albert Richard (Pete) Green of Lindsay, son of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Green, 14 Division Street, enlisted for service with the Canadian Army in December 1939. He entered the Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineering Division and trained at Toronto, Ontario.


Cpl. Green was sent overseas in January 1940 and served with the army in England and in Italy. Cpl. Green was wounded in England in 1942.


He saw further service with the army and was again reported wounded in action in Italy in 1945.


Cpl. Green was mentioned in despatches in June 1945.


Gpl. Green returned from overseas service in May 1945 and was given his discharge from the service in October 1945.


A mechanic prior to entering the army, Cpl. Green is now employed in Toronto where he has married and is making his home.