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Mr. John A. (Tony) Burns
- WWII Veteran
No 1. Mobile Neurosurgical Unit
The only available Unit on D-Day
Taking care of all the head wounds
Liberator of the Netherlands

Before going to the Netherlands, Mr. Burns was wounded on Aug 22, 1944.
After spending 7 months in a Hospital in England he returned to his unit in Belgium and Holland.
(After the war he treated Germans only)

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His Worship
Mr. Peter J. Kelly
Mayor of Halifax

receiving a Tulip Friendship Garden
in honour of the WWII Veterans