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Hubert Aucoin

In memory of:

Private Hubert Aucoin

October 4, 1917

Military Service


Service Number:

478732

Age:

20

Force:

Army

Unit:

The Royal Canadian Regiment

Additional Information


Born:

April 9, 1897

Commemorated on Page 194 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

BEEHIVE CEMETERY (WILLERVAL)
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

C. 13.

Location:

Willerval is a village in the Department of the Pas-de-Calais, 10 kilometres north-east of Arras. Beehive Cemetery is one kilometre north of the village and 600 metres by the footpath from the west side of the D50E road to Mericourt in a place called Lorgette. The cemetery owes its name to a German machine gun emplacement known to the British troops as The Beehive. The cemetery covers an area of 431 square yards. It is enclosed by a concrete curb and a thorn hedge and planted with maples. It stands among cornfields, on the crest of a low ridge, with considerable views of the Vimy battlefield.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

  • Gravemarker
  • War Memorial– War Memorial-Cheticamp, Nova Scotia, Canada.
  • Memorial Plaque– The plaque on the War Memorial-Cheticamp, Nova Scotia, Canada.

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