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Robert Salter

In memory of:

Private Robert Salter

October 8, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

201098

Age:

27

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment)

Division:

4th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

April 7, 1889

Son of Robert and Sarah E. Salter, of Wellingborough, England.

Brother of William Salter who was killed in action on March 25, 1918 while serving with the 2nd Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment and he is commemorated on Pozieres Memorial.

Commemorated on Page 158 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. D. 26.

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 Robert Salter– Robert Salter from a photograph he sent to his parents in England. 

Sadly his elder brother Private William, 30962 serving with the 2nd Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment was killed in action on 25th March 1918 also in Flanders.
  • Borden Dairy War Memorial– City Dairy Co. Ltd. War Memorial, Niagara Street, Toronto, Ontario.  The first World War names listed were employed by the City Dairy Co. Ltd.  This dairy was acquired by the Borden Company after the war.  World War Two names for Borden Company employees were added at a later date.  Donated by the Borden Company to the Canadian Corps Association and moved to 201 Niagara Street.

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