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Henry Driscoll

In memory of:

Lance Corporal Henry Driscoll

November 18, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

163562

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment)

Division:

75th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

June 19, 1891

Commemorated on Page 80 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:

I. I. 1.

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

  • Newspaper Clipping
  • Circumstances of death registers– Source: Library and Archives Canada. CIRCUMSTANCES OF DEATH REGISTERS, FIRST WORLD WAR. Surnames: Don to Drzewiecki. Microform Sequence 29; Volume Number 31829_B016738. Reference RG150, 1992-93/314, 173. Page 957 of 1076. He was buried 1 mile North East of Le Sars and 2 ½ South West of Bapaume. After the Armistice his body was exhumed and buried in ADANAC MILITARY CEMETERY.
  • Grave Marker– Namesake but no relation that I know. Taken while looking for my great uncle's grave who also served with Canadian Army
in WW1 May he rest in peace. Lest We Forget

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