Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Robert John Mutrie

In memory of:

Major Robert John Mutrie

April 5, 1916

Military Service


Age:

33

Force:

Army

Unit:

2nd Canadian Mounted Rifles (British Columbia Regt.)

Additional Information


Son of Col. John and Margaret Mutrie; husband of Alice E. T. Mutrie, of Guelph, Ontario. Born Eramosa Township, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 140 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

I. F. 32.

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.

Digital Collection

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  • Memorial– Photo from the National Memorial Album of Canadian Heroes c.1919. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me.
  • Photo of ROBERT JOHN MUTRIE– Photo from the National Memorial Album of Canadian Heroes c.1919. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me.
  • Photo of ROBERT JOHN MUTRIE– Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Photo of ROBERT JOHN MUTRIE– Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Newspaper Clipping– From the Toronto Star for 7 April 1916.
  • Newspaper clipping– Source:  The Globe Toronto Tuesday May 9 1916
  • Newspaper Clipping– From the Toronto Star. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Grave marker

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