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Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Francis James Cameron

In memory of:

Lance Corporal Francis James Cameron

August 28, 1918

Military Service

Service Number:







Canadian Infantry (New Brunswick Regiment)


26th Bn.


Military Medal, Supplement to London Gazette dated 24 January 1919.

Honours and Awards:

Military Medal

Additional Information


March 26, 1895
Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island


April 24, 1916
Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island

Son of John A. Cameron, of Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island.

Commemorated on Page 379 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

II. C. 13.


Wancourt is a village about 8 kilometres south-east of Arras. It is 2 kilometres south of the main road from Arras to Cambrai. The WANCOURT BRITISH CEMETERY is a short distance south-east of the village just off the D 35 road.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Back of Photo 3 of Frank Cameron– Note from Frank Cameron to his mother in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island.
  • Photo of Frank Cameron
  • Photo 2 of Frank Cameron
  • Photo 3 of Frank Cameron
  • Attestation Papers
  • Attestation Papers (Back)
  • Group Photo
  • Post Card to his Father
  • Field Service Post Card (August 3, 1918)
  • Back of Field Service Post Card (August 3, 1918)
  • Field Service Post Card (August 5, 1918)
  • Back of Field Service Post Card (August 5, 1918)
  • Death Report– Circumstance of his death.
  • Circumstances of Death– Source: Library and Archives Canada.  CIRCUMSTANCES OF DEATH REGISTERS, FIRST WORLD WAR Surnames:  Cabana to Campling. Microform Sequence 17; Volume Number 31829_B016726. Reference RG150, 1992-93/314, 161.  Page 401 of 1024.
  • Newspaper clipping– From the Charlottetown PEI newspaper The Guardian. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Original Grave Marker
  • Back of photo of Gravemarker
  • Letter from King George
  • Letter from Major General, Canadian Milita
  • Brotherhood of Locomotive Fireman and Enginemen Medal
  • Inscription
  • The Memorial Cross
  • Inscription on Memorial Cross
  • Letter from Great War Veterans Association
  • Roll of Honour
  • Newspaper Clipping– Canadian National Railways - World War One Roll of Honour.  In honoured memory.
  • Wancourt British Cemetery– Cemetery where Frank Cameron is buried.

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