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Murray Glendon KEATING

Murray Glendon, KEATING
World War 2

From Fairville, NB
Maj, GGDS, CTC
Born 5 Sep 1924 in Fairville, Saint John, New Brunswick. He died on 27 Feb 2004 in Saint John, New Brunswick.
Obituary: Murray was a veteran of World War II, serving under the Grenadier Guards (Tank Corps) who were involved in the liberation of Holland. Following his discharge he also became active with the Militia at Barrack Green Armories where he was truly a "Sergeant Major". Murray was also a longtime member of Branch #69 Legion. Murray worked for several years for Northern Electric, then transferred to NB Tel where he remained until his retirement in 1990. Murray also enjoyed rifle shooting with the N.B.R.A. with whom he was a member for several years. Since his retirement his pleasures included traveling and being the "Worlds Best Papa" to his three grandchildren.


Parents: William & Sarah KEATING
Spouse: Audrey HEANS
Buried in Cedar Hill Cemetery Extension, NB

Sources:

  • Cleadie B. Barnett


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