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Allan Ethelbert Gordon Sanderson

In memory of:

Private Allan Ethelbert Gordon Sanderson

April 28, 1917

Military Service


Service Number:

552619

Age:

28

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Light Horse

Division:

attd. Eaton's Motor Machine Gun Bty.

Additional Information


Son of Michael E. and Helena Graham Sanderson, of Macleod, Alberta.

Commemorated on Page 321 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

ORCHARD DUMP CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

VI. K. 4.

Location:

Orchard Dump Cemetery is in the village of Arleux-en-Gohelle, on the main road (D919) from Arras to Henin-Lietard. The cemetery lies on the left side of this road approximately 1 kilometre from the village of Bailleul-Sire-Berthoult.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of Allan Sanderson– Pte.Allan Sanderson Killed in Action  from MacLeod Alberta...known to have been killed same day Brother Frank won Bravery in Field Military Medal..the MM...
  • Grave Marker– A photograph of the headstone at the Orchard Dump Cemetery. May he rest in peace.(J.Stephens)
  • Epitaph– Epitaph:  "For King and Country"
  • Orchard Dump Cemetery– Orchard Dump Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France (J.Stephens)

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