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William Alfred Mitchell

In memory of:

Private William Alfred Mitchell

September 27, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

3033577

Age:

23

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment)

Division:

4th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

October 3, 1894

Son of Winford and Erinda Mitchell, of York, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 472 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. A. 10.

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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  • Letter– This obituary was probably published in the Grand River Sachem, Caledonia, Haldimand County, Ontario.
  • Document– William Alfred Mitchell's enlistment papers.
  • Entrance
  • Cemetery
  • Grave marker

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