Canadian Virtual War Memorial

John Henry Griffiths

In memory of
Private
John Henry Griffiths
April 9, 1917
Vimy Ridge, France

Military Service:

Service Number:
478737
Age:
33
Force:
Army
Unit:
The Royal Canadian Regiment
Citation(s):
1914-15 Star

Additional Information:

Born:
July 23, 1883 Liverpool, England
Enlistment:
October 22, 1915 Halifax, Nova Scotia

Son of Joseph Griffiths, of Amherst, Nova Scotia. Husband of Zylpha MacFarlane (formerly Griffiths) (1957 National Memorial (Silver) Cross Mother), of Truro, Nova Scotia.

Father of Sergeant Robert James Griffiths died July 8, 1944.

Commemorated on Page 248 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information:

Cemetery:
LA CHAUDIERE MILITARY CEMETERY ; Pas de Calais, France
Grave Reference:
VII. A. 14.
Location:
LA CHAUDIERE MILITARY CEMETERY is approximately 3 kilometres south of Lens and is situated on the north-western outskirts of Vimy.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Grave Marker – The grave marker at La Chaudiere Military Cemetery located at the foot of Vimy Ridge, very near the town of Vimy, France. The cemetery is 13 kilometres north of Arras, France. May he rest in peace. (John & Anne Stephens 2013)
  • Cemetery – La Chaudiere Military Cemetery - La Chaudiere Military Cemetery is located at the foot of Vimy Ridge, very near the town of Vimy, France. The cemetery is 13 kilometres north of Arras, France. May they rest in peace. (John & Anne Stephens 2013)
  • Inscription – Epitaph  (John & Anne Stephens 2013)

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