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Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Robert Belcher

In memory of:

Lieutenant Colonel Robert Belcher

February 10, 1919

Calgary, Alberta

Military Service


Age:

69

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Quebec Regiment)

Division:

138th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

April 23, 1849
London, United Kingdom

Enlistment:

November 23, 1915
Edmonton, Alberta

Son of Robert Lovey and Elizabeth Belcher. Husband of Maggie Belcher of Edmonton, Alberta.

Father of Captain Percy James Belcher, who died while serving with the Canadian Infantry (Alberta Regiment).

Commemorated on Page 529 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

EDMONTON CEMETERY
Alberta, Canada

Grave Reference:

B. 57.

Location:

The cemetery was formerly known as "Edmonton Protestant Cemetery" and contains graves of both world wars. There is also a Cross of Sacrifice, erected after the 1914-1918 War. There are now 80, 1914-1918 and over 50, 1939-1945 War casualties commemorated in this site.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Newspaper Clipping– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of Robert Belcher– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Family Marker
  • Group photo– Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me.

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