D DAY JUNE 6, 1944
THE STAINED GLASS WINDOW
Ex-cadets are named on the Memorial Arch at the Royal Military College of Canada in Kingston, Ontario and in memorial stained glass windows to fallen comrades.
2360 Major John Douglas Young (R.M.C. 1933) was the son of James V. Young and Wilmot M. Young of Ottawa Ontario.
He served with the Royal Canadian Artillery. He died on June 6, 1944 at 28 years of age.
His name is listed on the Bayeaux Memorial in Bayeuax, Normandy.
The J. Douglas Young Sword of Excellence at the Royal Military College of Canada was donated by the Class of 1933 in memory of their Classmate #2360 John Douglas Young (R.M.C. 1933).
Source: The Canadian Virtual War Memorial https://www.veterans.gc.ca/eng/remembrance/memorials/canadian-virtual-war-memorial/detail/2628824
Original Source: John Douglas Young Photo (top left corner)
Hamilton Spectator, November 12, 1944