Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Samuel Hays Dorrance

In memory of:

Private Samuel Hays Dorrance

September 6, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

654781

Age:

30

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Machine Gun Corps

Division:

2nd Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

November 7, 1887

Son of Mr. and Mrs. S. Dorrance, of Seaforth; husband of Mrs. Mae Dorrance, of Seaforth, ontario.

Commemorated on Page 399 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

FAUBOURG-D'AMIENS CEMETERY, ARRAS
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

VII. F. 12.

Location:

Fabourg-d'Amiens Cemetery is in the western part of the town of Arras in the Boulevard du General de Gaulle, to the south of the road to Doullens.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Circumstances of death registers– Source: Library and Archives Canada. CIRCUMSTANCES OF DEATH REGISTERS, FIRST WORLD WAR. Surnames: Don to Drzewiecki. Microform Sequence 29; Volume Number 31829_B016738. Reference RG150, 1992-93/314, 173. Page 307 of 1076.
  • Grave Marker– Courtesy Wilf Schofield, England

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