Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Lancelot Edgar Ashcroft

In memory of
Lieutenant
Lancelot Edgar Ashcroft
April 9, 1917

Military Service:

Age:
20
Force:
Army
Unit:
Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment)
Division:
54th Bn.

Additional Information:

Born:
January 17, 1897 New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand
Enlistment:
December 6, 1915 Victoria, British Columbia

Son of Albert Edward and Emmeline Lucy Ashcroft, of Vernon, British Columbia.

Commemorated on Page 193 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information:

Cemetery:
VILLERS STATION CEMETERY ; Pas de Calais, France
Grave Reference:
VIII. A. 10.
Location:
Villers-au-Bois is a village in the Department of the Pas-de-Calais, 11 kilometres north-west of Arras. The VILLERS STATION CEMETERY is about 2 kilometres north-west of the village.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Bank of Montreal Memorial – Memorial from the Great War 1914-1918: a record of service published by the Bank of Montreal 1921; now found on http://www.archive.org/details/memorialofgreatw00bankuoft
  • Biography – From the Memorial from the Great War 1914-1918: a record of service published by the Bank of Montreal 1921.
  • Photo of Lancelot Edgar Ashcroft – From the Memorial from the Great War 1914-1918: a record of service published by the Bank of Montreal 1921.
  • Grave Marker – Photo courtesy Wilf Schofield, England

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