Norman Mitchinson Image

Name

Leading Seaman Norman Mitchinson

Born

1919-09-14

Death

2008-08-22

Where Died

Awards

Mentioned in Dispatches for actions at the Combined Opertions Raid on Dieppe. He was also presented to HRH Queen Elizabeth and was one of the first recipients of the Ontario Medal of Good Citizenship.



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Service Record 1


Regimental Number

RCNV8986

Highest Rank

Leading Seaman

Conflict

Battalion




Artefacts, Photographs & Resources

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Notes

Served on H.M.C.S. Skeena. Norman was one of only a few Canadians to have participated in six major invasions of the Second World War: Dieppe, North Africa, Sicily, Italy, D-Day (Normandy) and Southern France.




Sources & Links

Bruce County Genealogical Society Surname Collection



News Clippings


Norman Mitchinson Dieppe letter, newspaper clipping
Norman Mitchinson Dieppe letter, newspaper clipping
Norman Mitchinson
Norman Mitchinson

LS Norman Mitchenson (Front 2nd from L)
LS Norman Mitchenson (Front 2nd from L)
Norman Mitchinson Dieppe letter, newspaper clipping
Norman Mitchinson Dieppe letter, newspaper clipping
Military Patch
Military Patch
Identification Tag
Identification Tag
Hat
Hat

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