Francoise Denis is trying to trace
her father Joseph Rosaire Denis. Joseph was
Company Sgt Major in the Fusiliers Mont Royal regiment. While stationed
in Worthing, West Sussex during WW2 he met
Francoise mother Grace Lorna West.
Grace and Joseph
married on the 13th August 1945 at St Mary of the Angels Church,
She was 23 years old he was 30 years old.
Francoise and her father in
After the war they set up home in Worthing , but
Joseph was homesick and they moved to live in Montreal in Canada.
Where Francoise was born in 1948.
the marriage did not survive and they divorced when
Francoise was 3 years old. Joseph obtained
custody of Francoise. Her mother returned
to the UK. At the age of 11 Francoise was
missing her mother that Joseph allowed her
to return to the UK to be with her mother. But at the age of 19 she
returned to Canada to be with her father. Her father had remarried and
she retuned to the UK again.
Grace and Joseph's Wedding 13th August
Since then Francoise has been trying to
contact her father and Canadian family. His last known address was 137a,
Boulevard Des Prairies, Laval Des Rapides, Nr Montreal, Canada.
If you know Joseph, please help
make contact with her father and make her life complete.
Please contact us and quote the page 71524