Canadian Virtual War Memorial

George Henry Topham

In memory of:

Private George Henry Topham

October 13, 1918

Noyelles-sur-Mer, France

Military Service


Service Number:

645252

Age:

34

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (British Columbia Regiment)

Division:

7th Bn.

Citation(s):

British War Medal and Victory Medal

Additional Information


Born:

October 21, 1883
Bradford, Yorkshire, England

Enlistment:

January 12, 1916
Vancouver, British Columbia

Son of Mr. and Mrs. Wilson Topham of Southport, England. Husband of Mabel Hilda Topham, of Vancouver, British Columbia.

Commemorated on Page 513 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

II. E. IO.

Location:

Vis-en-Artois and Haucourt are villages in the Department of the Pas-de-Calais, on the road from Arras to Cambrai. The VIS-EN-ARTOIS BRITISH CEMETERY, HAUCOURT is at the north side of the main road between the two villages.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Memorial– George Henry Topham  is commemorated on this cenotaph in Fort Langley, British Columbia
  • Cenotaph– Cenotaph at Fort Langley, B. C. 

Photo courtesy of Abby Chan
  • Attestation Papers– Source: Library and Archives Canada
  • Attestation Papers
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery
  • Grave marker

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