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John Wilson

In memory of:

Trooper John Wilson

April 23, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

357

Age:

28

Force:

Army

Unit:

Royal Canadian Dragoons (1st Armoured Regiment)

Honours and Awards:

Military Medal

Additional Information


Born:

September 23, 1890

Son of Arthur Dallas Wilson and Mary Wilson, of 47, Mill Rd., Ainsdale, Southport. Native of Blackburn.

Commemorated on Page 524 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

I. E. 3.

Location:

Tourgeville is a commune adjoining the town of Trouville. It stands on a height overlooking the estuary of the Seine, opposite the town of Le Havre. The TOURGEVILLE MILITARY CEMETERY is situated north of the village of Tourgeville, some 2 kilometres from Trouville Station, in the region of Mont Canisy in a small side road.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Gravemarker– Photo courtesy of Thomas L. Skelding
  • Photo of John Wilson– John (Jack) Wilson in uniform and mounted.
  • Photo on postcard– A postcard sent by Jack to his sister, when he was still in England - Maresfield Park Gates and Lodge.
  • Postcard– "Dear B, This is the Park we are at. Nice place all round. 40 from London.
Jack
11th March 1915"
  • Photo of JOHN WILSON– John Wilson - Pre First World War

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