Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Wilfred Bourassa

In memory of:

Private Wilfred Bourassa

December 25, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

448113

Age:

24

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Quebec Regiment)

Division:

22nd Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

July 31, 1892
Lowell, Massachusetts

Enlistment:

July 27, 1915
Trois-Rivières, Mauricie, Québec

He was named Joseph-Wilfrid Bourassa. Son of Wilfrid-Trefflé Bourassa (deceased in 1908 in the USA) and Marie St-Onge, of Louiseville, Mauricie, Québec. His mother remarried to Honoré Duval in January 1918.

Commemorated on Page 56 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

TRANCHEE DE MECKNES CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

K. 10.

Location:

Aix-Noulette lies about 16 kilometres north of Arras about 2 kilometres south-west of Bully-les-Mines on the road from Arras to Bethune. TRANCHEE DE MECKNES CEMETERY is about 2 kilometres east of the village.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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