Canadian Virtual War Memorial

James Freeman Tolhurst

In memory of:

Corporal James Freeman Tolhurst

August 9, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

772042

Age:

24

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Western Ontario Regiment)

Division:

1st Bn.

Citation(s):

Military Medal

Honours and Awards:

Military Medal

Additional Information


Born:

May 26, 1894
Beverley, Wentworth County, Ontario

Enlistment:

October 22, 1915
Brrantford, Ontario

Son of Betty Tolhurst of St. George, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 513 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

II. O. 15.

Location:

Cerisy is a village 11 kilometres south of Albert, 2 kilometres east of the main road from Albert to Moreuil. The CERISY-GAILLY MILITARY CEMETERY is on the west side of the village on the road to Gailly and Le Hamel and the French National Cemetery is on the south side of this.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • St George Ontario Memorial Tablet– James Freeman Tolhurst's name is included on this St. George Ontario Memorial Tablet.
  • Detail of Memorial Tablet
  • Grave Marker– 772042 Corporal J F Tolhurst
1st BN CANADIAN INF.
9th August 1918  Age 25

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