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Herbert Stanley Monkman

In memory of:

Captain Herbert Stanley Monkman

December 1, 1915

Military Service


Age:

38

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Mounted Rifles

Division:

3rd

Additional Information


Son of John and Katherine Monkman; husband of Margaret Ella Monkman, of Seattle, Washington, U.S.A. A Doctor. Born in Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 29 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

II. D. 27.

Location:

BERKS CEMETERY EXTENSION is located 12.5 kilometres south of Ieper town centre on the N365 leading from Ieper to Mesen (Messines), Ploegsteert and on to Armentieres. From Ieper town centre the Rijselsestraat runs from the market square, through the Lille Gate (Rijselpoort) and directly over the crossroads with the Ieper ring road. The road name then changes to the Rijselseweg (N336). 3.5 kilometres along the N336 lies a fork junction with the N365. The N365 which forms the right hand fork leads to the town of Mesen. The BERKS CEMETERY EXTENSION lies 3 kilometres beyond Mesen on the right hand side of the N365 and opposite Hyde Park Corner Royal Berks Cemetery.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Newspaper clipping– From the Daily Colonist of December 15, 1915. Image taken from web address of https://archive.org/stream/dailycolonist57y317uvic#mode/1up
  • Honor Roll– "University of Toronto / Roll of Service 1914-1918", 1921.
  • Photo of Herbert Monkman– Torontonensis 1906 (University of Toronto Yearbook), pg. 179.  Caption:  HERBERT STANLEY MONKMAN, Phm. B.  Councillor 1st Year Literacy Society Trinity Medical College; Assistant Treasurer Medical Society, Toronto Medical College.
  • Entrance to Cemetery
  • Grave Marker
  • Photo of Herbert Stanley Monkman– Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me

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