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Harold Edison Coles

In memory of:

Second Corporal Harold Edison Coles

March 28, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

2125180

Age:

24

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Light Railway Operating Company

Division:

13th

Additional Information


Born:

December 5, 1893

Son of James William and the late Annie D. Coles, of 132, Dufferin St., Moncton, New Brunswick.

Commemorated on Page 387 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

MAROEUIL BRITISH CEMETERY
Nievre, France

Grave Reference:

IV. J. 10.

Location:

Maroeuil is a village in the Department of the Pas-de-Calais, 6 kilometres north-west of Arras, between the roads to Houdain and Aubigny. The MAROEUIL BRITISH CEMETERY lies at the end of a track running north from the road to Bray and Ecoivres (C.1).

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Circumstances of Death Registers– Source: Library and Archives Canada.  CIRCUMSTANCES OF DEATH REGISTERS, FIRST WORLD WAR Surnames:  CLEAL TO CONNOLLY.  Microform Sequence 21; Volume Number 31829_B016730. Reference RG150, 1992-93/314, 165.  Page 793 of 1384
  • Roll of Honour– Canadian National Railways - World War One Roll of Honour. Second Corporal Coles indicated on his military attestation that he was a brakeman.  In honoured memory.

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