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Gilbert Raymond Matthew

In memory of:

Sergeant Gilbert Raymond Matthew

September 30, 1918
France

Military Service


Service Number:

328875

Age:

29

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Army Veterinary Corps

Additional Information


Canadian Son of John Alexander Matthew and Mary Jane (née Moffat) Matthew, of Sawyerville, Province of Quebec.

Commemorated on Page 604 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. 14.

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

  • Entrance
  • Cemetery
  • Grave marker

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