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Harold Clifford McKay

In memory of:

Private Harold Clifford McKay

September 27, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

63738

Age:

26

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Eastern Ontario Regiment)

Division:

2nd Bn.

Additional Information


Son of William and Mary J. McKay.

Commemorated on the Brockville Collegiate Institute and Vocational School Roll of Honour.

Commemorated on the Prince of Wales School Roll of Honor.

Commemorated on Page 459 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

I. A. 24.

Location:

Sains-les-Marquion is a village and it lies approximately 2 kilometres south of Marquion, which lies on the main straight road from Arras to Cambrai. The Ontario Cemetery lies to the south of the village. The cemetery was made after the capture of Sains-les-Marquion by the Canadian Division on September 27, 1918. The Cemetery was enlarged after the Armistice and now covers an area of 949 square metres. It is enclosed by a rubble wall.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Grave Marker– Grave of Private Harold McKay of Brockville, Ontario.
Photo courtesy Wilf Schofield, England.
  • Entrance
  • Cemetery
  • Grave marker

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