Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Rudolph Keyzer

In memory of
Private
Rudolph Keyzer
August 12, 1915

Military Service:

Service Number:
63517
Age:
24
Force:
Army
Unit:
Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment)
Division:
3rd Bn.

Additional Information:

Born:
May 13, 1891

Son of George and Alice Ann Keyzer; husband of Eliza Golden (formerly Keyzer), of Montreal.

Commemorated on Page 22 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information:

Cemetery:
PLOEGSTEERT WOOD MILITARY CEMETERY , Belgium
Grave Reference:
III. B. 1.
Location:
PLOEGSTEERT WOOD MILITARY CEMETERY is located 12.5 Km south of Ieper town centre, on a road leading from the Rijselseweg N365, which connects Ieper to Wijtschate, Mesen, Ploegsteert and on to Armentieres. From Ieper town centre the Rijselsestraat runs from the market square, through the Lille Gate (Rijselpoort) and directly over the crossroads with the Ieper ring road. The road name then changes to the Rijselseweg. 2 Km after Mesen lies the left hand turning onto Rue St Yvon. Immediately after passing Prowse Point Military Cemetery lies a right hand turning onto a small road track (unsuitable for vehicles). 1.2 km after this junction lies the PLOEGSTEERT WOOD MILITARY CEMETERY, along the track leading into the wood.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

Send us your images
  • Entrance
  • Cemetery
  • Grave marker

Learn more about the Canadian Virtual Memorial

To learn more please visit our help page. If you have questions or comments regarding the information contained in this registry, email
VAC.CVWM-MVGC.ACC@vac-acc.gc.ca or call us.

Date modified: