Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Charles Walry

In memory of
Corporal
Charles Walry
December 7, 1917

Military Service:

Service Number:
490
Age:
31
Force:
Army
Unit:
Canadian Army Veterinary Corps
Division:
No. 2 Canadian Veterinary Hospital.

Additional Information:

Born 11 November 1886 in Antwerp, Belgium. Son of Mrs. R. Walri, Detroit, Michigan, U.S.A. He was employed as a saddler. He went overseas on the SS Maurentania on 17 November 1916.

Commemorated on Page 603 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information:

Cemetery:
MONTREAL (NOTRE DAME DES NEIGES) CEMETERY ; Quebec, Canada
Grave Reference:
P. 800. S. M.
Location:
Montreal (Notre Dame des Nieges) Cemetery adjoins the Mount Royal Cemetery, in Montreal, Québec, and a War Cross is erected on the dividing line. Access by car via Highway 15 (Decarie) south, and take the exit for Queen Mary Road. Follow signs for Cote des Neiges Road south. The entrance to the cemetery is on the left hand side of this road. During both wars, Montreal was the headquarters of No. 4 Military District. The city had seven military hospitals with more than 900 beds during the First and Second World Wars. The Royal Air Force Ferry Command had its headquarters at Dorval Airport and there was a Royal Air Force Station at St.Hubert. Some graves cannot be individually marked and are commemorated on a bronze plaque fixed to the Cross of Sacrifice.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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