Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Charles Hutton Crowdy

In memory of:

Captain Charles Hutton Crowdy

October 19, 1915

Military Service


Age:

26

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Quebec Regiment)

Division:

13th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

February 12, 1889
Montreal, Québec

Enlistment:

September 13, 1914
Valcartier, Québec

Only son of George C. Crowdy and nephew of Mr. W.H. Crowdy.

Commemorated on Page 11 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

IX. D. 28.

Location:

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– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me. From the Annie Boyes collection courtesy of the Simcoe County Archives. http://www.simcoe.ca/dpt/arc
  • Newspaper clipping– In memory of the men and women memorialized on the pages of the Winnipeg Evening Tribune during World War One. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me.
  • Attestation Papers– Source: Library and Archives Canada
  • Attestation Papers (Reverse)
  • War Diary– The circumstances of the deaths of Captain L. H. Curry and Captain Charles Hutton Crowdy on October 19th, 1915 were recorded in the War Diary of the 42nd Canadian Infantry Battalion

Source:  War Diary 42nd Canadian Infantry Battalion.  War Diaries of the First World War. Library and Archives Canada
  • Circumstances of death registers– Source: Library and Archives Canada. CIRCUMSTANCES OF DEATH REGISTERS, FIRST WORLD WAR Surnames: Crossley to Cyrs. Microform Sequence 25; Volume Number 31829_B016734. Reference RG150, 1992-93/314, 169. Page 95 of 890.
  • Entrance to Cemetery
  • Cemetery
  • Grave Marker

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