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Hugh Stirling Kinnier

In memory of:

Private Hugh Stirling Kinnier

September 26, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

437194

Age:

24

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Saskatchewan Regiment)

Division:

5th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

February 7, 1892
Gravesend, England

Enlistment:

May 7, 1915
Edmonton, Alberta

Son of Capt. Douglas Reid Kinnier, D.S.C., Mercantile Marine, and Minnie Agnes Kinnier, of Wallasey, England.

Commemorated on Page 114 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

VIII. A. 10.

Location:

Courcelette is a village some 10 kilometres north-east of the town of Albert, just off the D929 road to Bapaume. The Courcelette British Cemetery is approximately 1 kilometre west of the village on the south side of a track, suitable for cars, from the secondary road from Courcelette to Pozieres. The route is signposted in the village.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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