Canadian Virtual War Memorial

George Henry Tutton

In memory of:

Private George Henry Tutton

October 8, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

455151

Age:

19

Force:

Army

Unit:

The Royal Canadian Regiment

Additional Information


Born:

January 23, 1897
Port Hope, Ontario

Enlistment:

August 7, 1915
Barriefield, Ontario

Son of George and Annie Tutton of Port Hope, Ontario. Brother of Private Jack Tutton, 1st Battalion, killed in action 8 November 1917.

Commemorated on Page 175 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

REGINA TRENCH CEMETERY
Somme, France

Grave Reference:

I. C. 13.

Location:

Courcelette is a village about 8 kilometres north-east of Albert (next to the main road D929 Albert-Bapaume). The REGINA TRENCH CEMETERY lies about 1.5 kilometres north-west of the village. The REGINA TRENCH CEMETERY (signposted in the centre of Courcelette) is 1.5 kilometres down a single track lane (suitable for cars).

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Memorial– Photo from the National Memorial Album of Canadian Heroes c.1919. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me.
  • Photo of GEORGE HENRY TUTTON– Photo from the National Memorial Album of Canadian Heroes c.1919. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me.
  • Photo of George Henry Tutton– Book of Remembrance (A record of the men of Port Hope who 
participated in the Great War of 1914-1918)" by James A. Elliott, Chairman 
of Committee, Port Hope, Jan 1, 1919 (Transcribed by Peter Bolton 2001)
  • Newspaper Clipping– From the Toronto Star. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me

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