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Frederick Short

In memory of:

Driver Frederick Short

September 6, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

83716

Age:

29

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Field Artillery

Division:

13th Bty. 4th Bde.

Additional Information


Born:

January 16, 1889

Native of Wareham. Son of Robert and Elizabeth Short, of "Furzebrook," Queen Mary Avenue, Moordown, Bournemouth. English:

Digitized service file.

French:

Dossier de service numérisé.

Commemorated on Page 500 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

ANZIN-ST AUBIN BRITISH CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

IV. E. 13.

Location:

The village of Anzin-St Aubin is on the north-western outskirts of Arras and the ANZIN-ST AUBIN BRITISH CEMETERY is on the northern side of the village.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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  • Circumstances of death registers– Private Frederick Short
  • Memorial– The Cenotaph at Memorial Park in St. Catharines, Ontario, was dedicated on August 7th, 1927 by the Prince of Wales (future King Edward VIII), and unveiled by Brigadier General W. B. M. King, C.M.G., D.S.O.  The names of St. Catharines men who died as a result of their service during World War I are listed on two bronze tablets located at City Hall.

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