Blad, Charles Clarence

Rifleman Charles Clarence Blad was born 25 February 1935.

He enlisted with the Regular Army at Ottawa in 1953 and joined the 2nd Battalion, The Queen’s Own Rifles of Canada in July 1957. He was a member of B Company serving in Germany at the time of his death.

Charles died in a car accident at Mohne Talsperre in Germany, 7 February 1960 at the age of 24.

He was buried in the Werl Military Cemetery in Germany.

Taken from the 1960 Issue of The Powder Horn, p.134.

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