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Robert John Rasmussen

In memory of:

Private Robert John Rasmussen

May 8, 1917

Military Service


Service Number:

925025

Age:

19

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Saskatchewan Regiment)

Division:

"D" Coy. 5th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

July 30, 1897

Son of Mr. and Mrs. J. Rasmussen, of Willows, Saskatchewan.

Commemorated on Page 313 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

COLCHESTER CEMETERY
Essex, United Kingdom

Grave Reference:

S. 2. 52.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

  • Post Card– Enlistment of R.J.Rasmussen (pictured at top left) at Weyburn, Saskatchewan, December 14, 1915.
  • Grave Marker– Headstone of RJ Rasmussen in Colchester Cemetery, photographed in 2010 by Hayley E. Lavik (great-niece of RJ Rasmussen)

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