Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Alexander Smith

In memory of
Sergeant
Alexander Smith
April 9, 1917

Military Service:

Service Number:
A/20565
Age:
29
Force:
Army
Unit:
Canadian Infantry (Manitoba Regiment)
Division:
16th Bn.

Additional Information:

Son of Alexander and Annie Smith, of 29, High St., Kirkwall, Orkney, Scotland.

Commemorated on Page 327 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:
X. D. II.
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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  • Inscription – Inscription of the name of Alexander Smith on the War Memorial at St. Magnus Cathedral in Kirkwall, Orkney Islands, Scotland.
Image taken 7 July 2017 by Tom Tulloch.
  • War Memorial – The War Memorial at St. Magnus Cathedral in Kirkwall, Orkney Islands, Scotland.
Image taken 7 July 2017 by Tom Tulloch.
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • Inscription – A clearer view
  • Inscription – Epitaph  (John & Anne Stephens 2013)

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