Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Ovila Aubertin

In memory of:

Private Ovila Aubertin

December 10, 1915

Military Service


Service Number:

448007

Age:

19

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Quebec Regiment)

Division:

22nd Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

April 18, 1896
Montreal (St-Paul), Québec

Enlistment:

June 8, 1915
Montreal, Québec

He was baptized Joseph-Alexandre-Arthur and was known as Arthur.

Son of Ovila Aubertin and Florence Massey of Montréal (St-Henri), Québec.

Commemorated on Page 4 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

I. D. 119.

Location:

Bailleul is a large town in France, near the Belgian border, 14.5 kilometres south-west of Ieper and on the main road from St. Omer to Lille. The Communal Cemetery is on the eastern outskirts of the town. From the Grand Place, take the Ieper road and 400 metres along this road is a sign indicating the direction of the cemetery. Turn down the right into a small road and follow for approximately 400 metres. The cemetery is on the right and the BAILLEUL COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION is at the bottom end.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Grave Marker– Grave marker at Bailleul Communal Cemetery, France for Private Ovila Aubertin.
Image taken 13 July 2014 by Tom Tulloch

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