Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Hugo Alfred Harper

In memory of:

Second Lieutenant Hugo Alfred Harper

April 15, 1918

Military Service


Age:

38

Force:

Army

Unit:

Seaforth Highlanders

Division:

2nd Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

December 17, 1879
Clifton, Bristol, England

Enlistment:

October 20, 1915
Calgary, Alberta

Survived by his spouse, Irene H. Harper of Calgary, Alberta. Lt. Harper attested that he was a school teacher and had three years previous service NorthWest Mounted Police.

Commemorated on Page 588 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

HINGES MILITARY CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

C. 30.

Location:

Hinges is a village and commune in the Pas-de-Calais some 5 kilometres north-west of Bethune. The HINGES MILITARY CEMETERY is on the southern side of the village adjoining the Communal Cemetery. From the church in Hinges head south west on the Rue de Bethune. The HINGES MILITARY CEMETERY is 400 metres from the church on the left hand side.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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  • Newspaper Clipping– News article from Calgary Herald advising of the passing of Lt. Harper.

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