Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Lorne William Black

In memory of:

Corporal Lorne William Black

September 14, 1944

Military Service


Service Number:

B/51885

Age:

28

Force:

Army

Unit:

Royal Winnipeg Rifles

Additional Information


Son of William and Florence Black; husband of Evelyn Black, of Milton, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 251 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

4. B. 12.

Location:

Leubringhen is a village in the Department of the Pas-de-Calais, halfway between Calais and Boulogne. The Calais Canadian War Cemetery is in Leubringhen and is situated on the east side of the Calais-Boulogne road, 14 kilometres from Calais. From Calais leave the motorway at junction 9 and turn left onto the N3-E402 toward St Inglevert. Proceed through the village and immediately after, turn first left over motorway bridge and follow the road for approximately 250 metres. The Calais Canadian War Cemetery will be found on the left.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Grave Marker – Grave marker - Calais Canadian War Cemetery … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Cemetery – Entrance - Calais Canadian War Cemetery … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Cemetery – Calais Canadian War Cemetery … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Photo of Lorne William Black
  • Biography – Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me

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