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Arthur Ward Hawkins

In memory of:

Captain Arthur Ward Hawkins

June 21, 1944

Military Service


Age:

22

Force:

Army

Unit:

The Ontario Regiment, R.C.A.C.

Division:

11th Armd Regt.

Additional Information


Son of Harry B. and Muriel Elaine Hawkins, of Brantford, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 330 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

I, B, L.

Location:

ORVIETO WAR CEMETERY lies in the Commune of Orvieto in the Province of Terni. Take the Highway A1, Roma-Milano. Come off at Orvieto. Head towards the centre of the town and a CWGC sign will be found pointing to the right. The ORVIETO WAR CEMETERY is permanently open and may be visited outside the working hours of the local gardening staff, but will be unmanned. The local gardening staff working hours are as follows:
From first Monday in April:
Monday to Thursday: 07.30 to 12.00 and 13.00 to 16.45
Friday: 07.30 to 12.00 and 13.00 to 15.30
From first Monday in October:
Monday to Thursday: 08.00 to 12.00 and 13.00 to 16.00
Friday: 08.00 to 12.00 and 13.00 to 15.00

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

  • Newspaper clipping– From the Toronto Star July 1944. Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Album Cover– Album of Honour for Brant County  World War 11 1939 - 1945
Published in 1946 by The Brantford Kinsmen Club and submitted with their permission by Operation Picture Me
  • Biography– Album of Honour for Brant County World War II 1939-1945
Published in 1946 by The Brantford Kinsmen Club and submitted with their permission by Operation Picture Me
  • Grave Marker

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