Private Earl Stewart Kingston, G23245
Bay di Vin, New Brunswick
The North Shore (New Brunswick) Regiment
Birth place and date: Earl was born in Bay du Vin, NB on 29 February 1916.
Religion: Earl was a member of the Church of England.
Occupation: Before the war, Earl worked as a labourer.
Marital Status: Earl was married to Agnes Studley. The two were married sometime after Earl enlisted.
Next of kin: Earl’s next of kin was his mother, Eliza Kingston.
Date and location of enlistment: Earl enlisted on 6 June 1941 in New Castle, NB.
Medals: Earl was awarded the 1939-1945 Star, the France and Germany Star, the Defence Medal, the War Medal, and the CVSM and Clasp.
- When the war was over, Earl intended on returning to Canada to take a radio course.
Burial location: Earl is buried at the Beny-sur-Mer Canadian War Cemetery in France. He was 28 years old when he died.
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