Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Sam Kemp

In memory of
Lieutenant
Sam Kemp
December 7, 1918

Military Service:

Force:
Army
Unit:
Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment)
Division:
58th Bn.
Citation(s):
Croix de Guerre (Belgium).

Additional Information:

Son of Joseph and Mary Kemp, of Todmorden, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 440 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information:

Cemetery:
NIEDERZWEHREN CEMETERY , Germany
Grave Reference:
V. F. 13.
Location:
The cemetery is located 10 kilometres south of Kassel and 2 kilometres from the main road from Kassel to Marburg. Approach Kassel on the A49 motorway leaving at junction Kassel Niederzwehren, which forms the Frankfurter Strasse. The first right hand turning leads into the Dittershauser Strasse. Continue on this road which becomes a narrow road at the bend. Follow the bend to the right, where the cemetery is clearly signposted, which leads to a small crossroads. Turn left at the crossroads where Niederzwehren Cemetery becomes visible from the roadside. The Commonwealth plots now form a separate cemetery lying beside the Russian cemetery.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Newspaper Clipping – From the Toronto Star. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Newspaper Clipping – These photos of Toronto Officers in the casualty lists were published in the Toronto Star on October 17th, 1918.
  • Newspaper Clipping 2
  • Photo of SAM KEMP – Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Photo of Sam Kemp

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