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Fred Simms

In memory of:

Corporal Fred Simms

October 12, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

657198

Age:

25

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment)

Division:

19th Bn.

Honours and Awards:

Military Medal

Additional Information


Born:

June 3, 1893

Commemorated on Page 500 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

BUCQUOY ROAD CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

III. G. 1.

Location:

BUCQUOY ROAD CEMETERY is situated on the D919 heading south from Arras to Ayette. The Cemetery is on the right hand side of the road, 9 kilometres from Arras, just before a crossroads with the D36 between Ficheux and Boisleux-au-Mont.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Circumstances of death registers– Corporal Fred Simms
  • Photo of FRED SIMMS– Photo taken about 1915. As confirmed by Alice Simms, Fred's sister. Young Fred lied on his Attestation form about his age. He was only 21 when he died.

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