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Binga, Bethune D. Jr. (B. D.)

Rank Private
Service # A117055
Unit # Perth Regiment
Resident Chatham
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Trained in Canada. Went overseas and served in England, Italy, France, Belgium, Holland and Germany.

Son of Bethune D. Binga and brother of L/Cpl. Bethune Binga also serving oversea, of Chatham. Jesse was first reported wounded while serving in Italy, a ‘blast traumatic synovitis of the left knee’, his twin brother was also wounded. (Unidentified news article.) Jesse was reported wound for the second time in the CDN 13/01/45. Reported returned from overseas duty 25 July, 1945. Reported volunteered for the Pacific theatre August, 1945. CDN 14/08/45.

Discharged December 10th, 1946.


Supplemental Information The husband of Klaassiena (who passed away 4/02/15), father of Gerald Peter and Karl. Bethune passed away 30/09/03 and is buried at Maple Leaf cemetery, Chatham, ON. Afa: CFF-FD44, IODE(N), LM-LP, PR-ML, C. Lucas, CDN 10/11/07, 11/11/08.
Birthplace Chatham, Ontario
Religion Methodist
Marital Status Married
When Enlisted January 12th, 1943
Next of Kin Wife- Mrs. B. D. Binga

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