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Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Charles Goscombe

In memory of:

Private Charles Goscombe

October 24, 1914

Military Service

Service Number:





Canadian Army Medical Corps

Additional Information

Husband of Livinia Goscombe, of The Common, Woolwich, London, England.

Commemorated on Page 1 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Nova Scotia, Canada

Grave Reference:

S. G. G. 239.


Fort Massey Cemetery is located at the junction of Queen and South Streets in Halifax, Nova Scotia. It is bounded to the west by Holy Cross Cemetery. The Fort Massey Cemetery was established c. 1778, in conjunction with Fort Massey, to serve as a burial place for the garrison of the Fort. Today it contains the remains of those who served in Canada's military as well as the remains soldiers dating back to the British occupation of Halifax. In some cases relatives of military personnel and certain civilians, who had involvement with the military, were also interred there. Fort Massey Cemetery is significant for it's long history of providing a resting place for military dead.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Grave Marker– Grave marker for Charles Goscombe in Fort Massey Cemetery, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.
Image taken 20 December 2015 by Tom Tulloch.
  • Cross of Sacrifice– Cross of Sacrifice in Fort Massey Cemetery, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.
Image taken 20 December 2015 by Tom Tulloch.
  • Grave Marker– New grave marker for Charles Goscombe in Fort Massy Cemetery (Halifax).
Image taken 24 September 2016 by Tom Tulloch.

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