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Willoughby Tichborne Montgomery

In memory of:

Private Willoughby Tichborne Montgomery

July 28, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

116024

Age:

20

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Mounted Rifles

Additional Information


Born:

May 22, 1896
Edmonton, Alberta

Enlistment:

March 19, 1915
Vancouver, British Columbia

Son of Willoughby Aston Montgomery and Elizabeth Moulson Montgomery, of County Louth, Ireland.

Commemorated on Page 137 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:

II. G. 5.

Location:

POPERINGHE NEW MILITARY CEMETERY is located 10.5 Km west of Ieper town centre, in the town of Poperinge itself. From Ieper Poperinge is reached via N308. From Ieper town centre the Poperingseweg (N308), is reached via Elverdingsestraat then directly over two small roundabouts in the J. Capronstraat. The Poperingseweg is a continuation of the J.Capronstraat and begins after a prominent railway level crossing. On reaching the town of Poperinge the left hand turning from the N308 leads onto the R33 Poperinge ring road. 1 Km along the N33 lies the right hand turning onto Deken De Bolan. The POPERINGHE NEW MILITARY CEMETERY is located 100 metres from the ring road level with Onze Vrouwedreef on the right hand side of the road.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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