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Samuel Wallace Graham Chambers

In memory of:

Lieutenant Samuel Wallace Graham Chambers

July 6, 1915

Military Service






Canadian Infantry (Manitoba Regiment)


16th Bn.

Additional Information


May 30, 1886
Birtle, Manitoba


September 23, 1914
Valcartier, Quebec

Husband of E. Cecilia Chambers, of Chatau, Langham Colchester, England.

Commemorated on Page 8 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information

Grave Reference:

IX. C. 57.


Armentieres is a town in the Department of the Nord, on the Belgian frontier, 14.5 kilometres north-west of Lille. From the town of Armentieres take the D945 to Estaires. CITE BONJEAN MILITARY CEMETERY is signposted off this road just before Erquinghem-sur-la-Lys.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Newspaper clipping– From the London Free Press July 1915. Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of Wallace Chambers
  • Group photo– Wallace and Cecelia Chambers wedding day, 1914.
  • Group Photo– Wallace Chambers and unidentified officer in Belgium (1915)
  • Post card– "At left, Lt W. Chambers of the Canadian Scottish (since killed)
  • Reverse of Post Card– This is the rear of photo to confirm Chambers.
  • Circumstances of Death Registers– Source: Library and Archives Canada.  CIRCUMSTANCES OF DEATH REGISTERS, FIRST WORLD WAR Surnames:  CATCHPOLE TO CHIGNELL. Microform Sequence 19; Volume Number 31829_B016728. Reference RG150, 1992-93/314, 165. Page 361 of 958.
  • Entrance to Cemetery
  • Cemetery
  • Grave Marker

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