Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Archibald Roy Rutherford

In memory of:

Lance Sergeant Archibald Roy Rutherford

December 5, 1943

Military Service


Service Number:

H/6057

Age:

34

Force:

Army

Unit:

Winnipeg Grenadiers, R.C.I.C.

Additional Information


Born:

May 9, 1909
Truro, Nova Scotia

Enlistment:

September 5, 1939
Winnipeg, Manitoba

Son of Hollis Roy and Grace E. Rutherford, of Truro, Nova Scotia.

Commemorated on Page 210 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

Sec. B. A. 14.

Location:

YOKOHAMA WAR CEMETERY is 9 kilometres west of the city on Yuenchi-Dori, Hodogaya Ward, which branches left off the old Tokkaido highway. The nearest railway station is Hodogaya, 5 kilometres to the north on the JNR line but the cemetery is easily reached by bus from Yokohama station.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of Archibald Ruterford– Lance Sergeant Archibald Rutherford who died as a Prisoner of War in Hong Kong
  • Letter– This is a copy of the last letter Archibald's family received from him
  • Biography– Courtesy of The Royal Canadian Legion, Nova Scotia/Nunavut Command

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