Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Albert Edward Presley

In memory of:

Private Albert Edward Presley

October 21, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

145868

Age:

30

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Manitoba Regiment)

Division:

87th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

December 22, 1885

Son of George and Emma Presley, of Curran, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 150 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

ADANAC MILITARY CEMETERY
Somme, France

Grave Reference:

I. H. 38.

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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  • Newspaper Clipping– This article is from the Thursday, December 21, 1916 edition of the Ottawa Citizen.
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