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Edward William Penny

In memory of:

Private Edward William Penny

February 26, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

865585

Age:

37

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (New Brunswick Regiment)

Division:

44th Bn.

Additional Information


Son of Mrs. Emma Lockwood (formerly Penny), and William Henry Penny; husband of Lilian M. E. Penny, of Winnipeg.

Commemorated on Page 484 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

IV. F. 58.

Location:

LONGUENESSE (ST. OMER) SOUVENIR CEMETERY is on the southern outskirts of St Omer and is about 45 kilometres south-east of Calais. When approaching the cemetery from St. Omer centre follow in the direction of Abbeville on the D 928. As you leave the town towards Longuenesse drive up the hill for about 600 metres and the cemetery is on your left.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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