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Ibri Burton Alkenbrack

In memory of:

Lieutenant Ibri Burton Alkenbrack

September 2, 1918

Dury, France

Military Service


Age:

21

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment)

Division:

75th Bn.

Citation(s):

British War Medal, Victory Medal

Additional Information


Born:

October 13, 1896
Camden East, Ontario

Enlistment:

August 18, 1915
Belleville, Ontario

Son of Edith A. Alkenbrack of Camden East, Ontario. Husband of Norma Bessie Alkenbrack of Actinolite, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 358 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

DURY MILL BRITISH CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

A. 27.

Location:

Dury is a village in the Department of the Pas-de-Calais, 1 kilometre north of the straight main road from Arras to Cambrai (D939). Approximately 16 kilometres from Arras travelling towards Cambrai on the D939 is the Canadian Forces Memorial at Dury. 300 metres after the Memorial the Cemetery is signposted to the left towards Dury village. 200 metres from the D939 the cemetery is signposted to the left. It is located in open fields, and is approached along an unsurfaced track about 500 metres long.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of Ibri Burton Alkenbrack– Lt. Ibri Burton Alkenbrack
75Th Battalion July 1918
  • Newspaper Clipping– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Roll of Honour– "This Roll of Honour has been prepared as a permanent tribute to those men of the teaching profession in Ontario, who enlisted in connection with the Great War."  Source:  The Roll of Honour of the Ontario Teachers Who Served in the Great War 1914-1918 (The Ryerson Press: Toronto, 1922).   The 1914-1918 Roll of Service for Ontario Teachers contains 851 names.  101 died as a result of their military service.  The information on this Honour Roll may differ from other sources as it was compiled by the Department of Education in Toronto, Ontario, from "...varied and numerous sources, that mistakes are inevitable."
  • Group Photo– Ibri Burton Alkenbrack and Friends (Maybe from the 75th Battalion)

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