Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Lee Blackadar

In memory of:

Gunner Lee Blackadar

November 9, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

304563

Age:

28

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Field Artillery

Division:

11th Bde.

Additional Information


Born:

August 5, 1888

Commemorated on Page 55 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

ADANAC MILITARY CEMETERY
Somme, France

Grave Reference:

V. H. 23.

Location:

Miraumont is a village about 14.5 kilometres north-north-east of Albert and the Cemetery is some 3 kilometres south of the village on the east side of the road to Courcelette (D107). The ADANAC MILITARY CEMETERY is signposted in the centre of Miraumont.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Circumstances of Death Registers– Source: Library and Archives Canada.  CIRCUMSTANCES OF DEATH REGISTERS FIRST WORLD WAR Surnames: Birch to Blakstad. Mircoform Sequence 10; Volume Number 31829_B034746; Reference RG150, 1992-93/314, 154 Page 431 of 734
  • Photo of Lee Blackadar– Lee Blackadar, Acadia University ca 1911
  • Family Photo– Lee Blackadar (back right) with his family ca 1903
  • Diary– 11th Brigade War Diary November 1916
  • Military Will
  • Newspaper Clipping
  • Memorial– Memorial Plaque, Truro, N.S.
  • 46th Queen's University Battery
  • War Memorial– Yarmouth, N.S.

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