Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Wilfred Edwin Ham

In memory of:

Private Wilfred Edwin Ham

June 14, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

150107

Age:

23

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Manitoba Regiment)

Division:

8th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

January 8, 1893

Son of Hermon and Emily Ham, of Newton Poppleford, Devon, England.

Commemorated on Page 97 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

II. B. 10.

Location:

KEMMEL NUMBER 1 FRENCH CEMETERY is located 6 Km south west of Ieper town centre, on the Poperingestraat, a road leading from the Kemmelseweg, joining Ieper to Kemmel (N331). From Ieper town centre the Kemmelseweg is reached via the Rijselsestraat, through the Lille Gate (Rijselpoort), and straight on towards Armentieres (N365). 900 m after the crossroads is the right hand turning onto the Kemmelseweg. (Made prominent by a railway level crossing). 5 Km along the Kemmelseweg lies the right hand turning onto the Poperingstraat. The cemetery lies 1 Km along the Poperingstraat, on the left hand side of the road.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

Send us your images
  • Newspaper clipping– In memory of the men and women memorialized on the pages of the Winnipeg Evening Tribune during World War One. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me.
  • Photo of WILFRED EDWIN HAM– Wilfred Edwin Ham, 150107
  • Photo of Wilfred Edwin Ham– Wilfred Edwin Ham, 150107, back of photo
  • Grave Marker– Photo courtesy Keith Boswell, England

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