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Harold McElroy

In memory of:

Gunner Harold McElroy

August 8, 1918


Amiens, France

Military Service


Service Number:

348955

Age:

30

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Field Artillery

Division:

30th Bty. 8th Bde.

Additional Information


Born:

May 11, 1888
Port Hope, Ontario

Enlistment:

April 3, 1916
Kingston, Ontario

Son of John and Minnie McElroy, of Port Hope, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 457 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

I. C. 16.

Location:

Hangard is a village in the Department of the Somme, 5 kilometres south of Villers-Bretonneux, in the valley of the Luce. HANGARD COMMUNAL CEMETERY is a little east of the village on the north side of the road to Demuin and the EXTENSION is on the west side of the Communal Cemetery.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of Harold McElroy– 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)

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