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Canadian Virtual War Memorial

William Moses Kedey

In memory of:

Private William Moses Kedey

September 3, 1916

Military Service

Service Number:







Canadian Infantry (Eastern Ontario Regiment)

Additional Information

Son of Heman and Annie Campbell, of Fitzroy Harbor, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 112 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Derbyshire, United Kingdom

Grave Reference:


Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Newspaper clipping– From the Toronto Telegram September 1916. Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Honour Roll– From the "University of Toronto / Roll of Service 1914-1918", published in 1921.
  • Photo of William Kedey– From: The Varsity Magazine Supplement published by The Students Administrative Council, University of Toronto 1916.  
Submitted for the Soldiers' Tower Committee, University of Toronto, by Operation Picture Me.
  • Grave Marker– This is Private Kedey's grave marker at Nottingham Road Cemetery, Derby
  • Cemetery– This shows a general view of Private Kedy's grave in the centre foreground at Nottingham Road Cemetery, Derby.
  • Memorial Room– Memorial Room, Soldiers' Tower, University of Toronto.  Photo by David Pike, 2010; courtesy of Alumni Relations.
  • Soldiers' Tower Memorial– The Soldiers' Tower was built at University of Toronto between 1919-1924 in memory of those lost to the University in the Great War. Funds were raised by the Alumni Federation, now called the University of Toronto Alumni Association. The name of "Pte W. M. KEDEY PPCLI" is among the 628 names carved on the Memorial Screen, seen at photo left. Photo: K. Parks, Alumni Relations.

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