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Richard Arthur Mitchell

In memory of:

Private Richard Arthur Mitchell

September 15, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

1691

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Army Medical Corps

Additional Information


Born:

June 8, 1894

Commemorated on Page 136 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

ADANAC MILITARY CEMETERY
Somme, France

Grave Reference:

VII. F. 17.

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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  • Photo of Richard Mitchell– From: The Varsity Magazine Supplement published by The Students Administrative Council, University of Toronto 1916.  
Submitted for the Soldiers' Tower Committee, University of Toronto, by Operation Picture Me.
  • Photo of RICHARD ARTHUR MITCHELL– Photo from the National Memorial Album of Canadian Heroes c.1919. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me.
  • Honor Roll– "University of Toronto / Roll of Service 1914-1918", 1921.
  • Newspaper Clipping
  • Newspaper clipping– THE CALGARY DAILY HERALD 19 OCTOBER 1916
  • Memorial Album– Photo from the National Memorial Album of Canadian Heroes c.1919. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me.
  • Cemetery– Adanac Military Cemetery - September 2017
  • Cemetery– Adanac Military Cemetery - September 2017
  • Grave Marker– Headstone for Richard Arthur Mitchell 1691 at Adanac Military Cemetery - September 2017. May he rest in peace.

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