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Frederick John Spratlin

In memory of:

Lance Corporal Frederick John Spratlin

August 8, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

138974

Age:

36

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment)

Division:

3rd Bn.

Citation(s):

Military Medal with Bar, No. 3225 Supplement to the London Gazette, 18 July 1917

Honours and Awards:

Military Medal and Bar

Additional Information


Born:

January 15, 1882
Port Hope, Ontario

Enlistment:

August 26, 1915
Toronto, Ontario

Son of Frederick and Mary Spratlin; husband of Mary Ethel Spratlin of Toronto, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 505 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

TORONTO CEMETERY
Somme, France

Grave Reference:

B. 15.

Location:

Demuin is a village and commune in the Department of the Somme in the valley of the Luce to the east of Domart. TORONTO CEMETERY is 2 kilometres north of Demuin village, in the fields.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Newspaper clipping– From the London Free Press August 1918. Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Newspaper clipping– From the Toronto Telegram August 1918. Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of Frederick John Spratlin– Frederick John Spratlin circa 1915, Toronto. Awarded Military Medal at Fresnoy May 3, 1917 and awarded Bar to Military Medal November 6, 1917 at Passchendaele. Killed in action August 8, 1918 at Amiens.
  • Photo of Frederick John Spratlin– Lance Corporal Frederick John Spratlin circa 1915 Toronto. Awarded Military Medal May 1917 at Fresnoy, awarded Bar to the MM at Passchendaele November 1917. Killed in action at Amiens, August 8, 1918.
  • Gravestone of Frederick John Spratlin– Lance Corporal Frederick John Spratlin's grave site in Toronto Cemetary, Demuin, France. He was killed in the Battle of Amiens in August 1918 and his great great grandaughter pictured at his graveside is named Amiens in loving memory of him.
  • Newspaper Clipping
  • Photo of Frederick Spratlin
  • Family Photo
  • Newspaper Clipping– In honoured memory.

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