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VC1253    Paul Triquet

Name   Paul Triquet    No.      

VC Issue No.   1253   Awards   VC    CD

Regiment   Canadian Army, Royal 22nd Regiment



Rank VC Won    Captain

Rank End Of Career   Major

Place Of Birth   Cabano, Quebec, Canada

Place Of Death   Quebec City, Quebec, Canada

Buried/Location Ashes   Royal 22nd Regimental Memorial, The Citadel, Quebec, Canada

Cremated   Mount Royal Crematorium, Quebec, Canada

Date Buried/Cremated   

Headstone   Plaque     Plot/Grave no.  

Gazetted    6 March 1944

VC Presented   27 March 1944, King George V, Buckingham Palace, London, England


P  Memorial Plaque, Mount Royal, Crematorium, Montreal, Quebec

Memorial Plaque at  Royal 22nd Regimental Memorial, The Citadel, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada

P  Statue, The Citadel, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada

P  Memorial Bust, Valiants Memorial, Confederation Square, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Memorial Plaque, Currie Barracks, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

P  Victoria Cross Memorial, York Cemetery, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Memorial Plaque, Victoria Cross Park, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Memorial Plaque, Casa Berardi, Ortona, Italy

P  Path Sign, Field of Honour Cemetery, 703 Donegani, Pointe-Claire, Montreal, Canada

Triquet Island, British Columbia, Canada

Rue Triquet, Saint-Yves, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada

By The Way…

VC Held By

 Royal 22e Regimental Museum, La Citadel, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada



VC 1252 VC 1254
VC 1252
VC 1254

BORN    2 April 1910

DIED  8 August 1980   AGE    70

VC Won   14 December 1943   AGE   33

Place VC Won   Casa Beradi, Italy

War/Campaign   Second World War

Second World War