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Gordon Murray Francis Wilkie

In memory of:

Private Gordon Murray Francis Wilkie

September 8, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

101078

Age:

25

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Manitoba Regiment)

Division:

8th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

February 24, 1892

Son of William and Christian Wilkie, of 22, Roslin Terrace, Aberdeen, Scotland.

Commemorated on Page 182 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

REGINA TRENCH CEMETERY
Somme, France

Grave Reference:

VII. N. 24.

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

  • Photo of GORDON MURRAY FRANCIS WILKIE– In 1916, Gordon M. F. Wilkie while in Aberdeen, Scotland, before heading to France and joining the 8th Battalion C.E.F.

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