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Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Harry Butler Williston

In memory of:

Trooper Harry Butler Williston

February 9, 1902
Pretoria, South Africa

Military Service

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Canadian Scouts


South Africa Medal and Cape Colony Clasp, Orange Free State Clasp and Transvaal Clasp

Additional Information

Commemorated on Page 44 of the South African War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


South Africa

Grave Reference:



The cemetery is located in Pretoria West, on Church Street, enter off Df Malan Street at the first gate. The Garden of Remembrance is located in the northwest corner.

Digital Collection

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  • Newspaper clipping– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Newspaper clipping– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Memorial at Bloemfontein Zoo– The entrance to the Bloemfontein Zoo is free if you explain that you are going to visit the monument and return within one hour.  The Zoo is located near the  waterfront tourist complex and stadium. The memorial is located in the Zoo between the "big cats" and the camel pens.

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