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Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Robert Wade

In memory of:

Private Robert Wade

September 16, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

124061

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Quebec Regiment)

Division:

24th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

August 24, 1890

Commemorated on Page 177 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. B. 2.

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

  • Grave Marker– Photo courtesy of Mark Banning, England
  • War Memorial– This is the war memorial at the village of Selsley in Gloucestershire on which Robert Wade's name is commemorated.
  • Inscription– Robert was the son of William and Mary Ann Wade and was born in Humberton, Yorkshire.  He enlisted on 8th October 1915 at Sarnia, Ontario where he was living with his wife "Vanny" ( probably should be Annie) at 317 Maxwell Street.  He was a Grocer's Clerk.
  • Entrance
  • Cemetery
  • Grave marker

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