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William Hilton Cairns

In memory of:

Private William Hilton Cairns

September 28, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

422209

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Machine Gun Corps

Division:

6th Coy.

Additional Information


Born:

May 6, 1886

Commemorated on Page 62 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

ADANAC MILITARY CEMETERY
Somme, France

Grave Reference:

II. D. 9.

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.

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