Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Arthur Frederick Tongs

In memory of:

Captain Arthur Frederick Tongs

July 1, 1944

Military Service






The Ontario Regiment, R.C.A.C.


11th Armd. Regt.

Additional Information


August 2, 1921
Kellhier, Saskatchewan


August 26, 1939
Vancouver, British Columbia

Son of Reginald and Nellie Elizabeth Tongs, of Vancouver, British Columbia.

Commemorated on Page 463 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information

Grave Reference:

V, E, 10.


The Assisi War Cemetery forms part of the locality of Rivotorto in the Commune of Assisi, in the Province of Perugia. From Rome, take highway A1, Rome-Milano, come off at Orte and go along the road 75 for Perugia and follow the direction signs for Assisi. Take the road to Rivotorto, and at a crossroad from which a church is visible, turn left. The Assisi War Cemetery is reached after about 500 metres .

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of Arthur F. Tongs– Captain Arthur Tongs
  • Grave Marker– Gravestone of Capt A.F. Tongs in the Assisi War Cemetery, Near Assisi, Italy.
  • Epitaph– Epitaph on the grave marker of Capt Arthur Frederick Tongs in the Assissi War Cemetery, near Assissi, Italy.
  • Group photo– Arthur Frederick Tongs and his mother Nellie
  • Grave Marker– Arthur F Tongs grave marker in Assisi War Cemetery

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