Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Dallas Ellis Holroyd

In memory of
Private
Dallas Ellis Holroyd
April 10, 1917

Military Service:

Service Number:
292217
Age:
28
Force:
Army
Unit:
Canadian Infantry (New Brunswick Regiment)
Division:
44th Bn.

Additional Information:

Born:
June 24, 1887

Son of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Ellis Holroyd, of Manchester; brother of Mona Holroyd, 1016 Verrinder Ave., Victoria, British Columbia, Canada.

Commemorated on Page 258 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information:

Cemetery:
CANADIAN CEMETERY No. 2 ; Pas de Calais, France
Grave Reference:
3.C. 17.
Location:
The CANADIAN CEMETERY No. 2 is about 2.5 kilometres north of the village of Neuville-St. Vaast. The village is about 6 kilometres north of Arras and 1 kilometre east of the main road from Arras to Bethune. The cemetery is on a spur road turning left from the road to Givenchy-en-Gohelle, about 1 kilometre south of the Canadian Memorial at Vimy.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Newspaper clipping – From the Daily Colonist of April 26, 1917. Image taken from web address of http://archive.org/stream/dailycolonist59y118uvic#page/n0/mode/1up
  • Cemetery – Canadian Cemetery No. 2 - The Canadian Cemetery No. 2 is located on Vimy Ridge and is attached to the grounds of Canada's Vimy Memorial. The cemetery is about 6 kilometres north of Arras, France.(John & Anne Stephens 2013)
  • Grave Marker – The grave marker at the Canadian Cemetery No. 2 is located by the grounds of Canada's Vimy Memorial. The cemetery is about 6 kilometres north of Arras, France. May he rest in peace. (John & Anne Stephens 2013)
  • Inscription – Epitaph  (John & Anne Stephens 2013)

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