Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Robert John Smeltzer

In memory of:

Private Robert John Smeltzer

May 20, 1941

Valcartier, Québec

Military Service


Service Number:

B/17179

Age:

25

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Forestry Corps

Additional Information


Born:

June 26, 1915
Manitoulin Island, Ontario

Enlistment:

September 1, 1940
Sudbury, Ontario

Son of Philip and Annie Smeltzer, of Tehkummah, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 44 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

HILLY GROVE CEMETERY
Ontario, Canada

Grave Reference:

Lot 18.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Attestation paper– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Document– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Document– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Report (1)– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Report (2)– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Report (3)– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Location– Robert died in an accident and there are three photos showing the location of the mishap. Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Location– Robert died in an accident and there are three photos showing the location of the mishap. Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Location– Robert died in an accident and there are three photos showing the location of the mishap. Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Letter– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Grave Marker– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me

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