Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Alfred Gyde Heaven

In memory of
Corporal
Alfred Gyde Heaven
April 21, 1917
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom

Military Service:

Service Number:
703871
Age:
20
Force:
Army
Unit:
Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment)
Division:
102nd Bn.
Citation(s):
British War Medal, Victory Medal
Honours and Awards:
Military Medal

Additional Information:

Born:
April 1, 1897 Oakville, Ontario
Enlistment:
January 26, 1916 Grand Forks, British Columbia

Son of Claude C. and Ellen F. Heaven, of Grand Forks, British Columbia. Brother of Reg, Herb and Pat.

Commemorated on Page 254 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information:

Cemetery:
SHREWSBURY GENERAL CEMETERY ; Shropshire, United Kingdom
Grave Reference:
192. 5. E.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Paying respects – Philip Morris paying respects to a soldier buried a long way from home and the 100 Anniversary of his death the grave as been cleaned and restored fitting of an hero who lost his life so young 
GOD BLESS
  • Grave marker
  • Grave Marker – up todate photograph of grave 31/07/2010
  • Newspaper Clipping – Newspaper article Shropshire Star 10 September 2010
  • Grave Marker – On September 22, 2012, a memorial service of Remembrance will take place for Cpl. Alfred Gyde Heaven MM., at Shrewsbury General cemetery, Shropshire, England.

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