Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Carl Allworth Collinson

In memory of:

Private Carl Allworth Collinson

June 1, 1945

Military Service


Service Number:

K/80559

Age:

41

Force:

Army

Unit:

Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps

Additional Information


Husband of Eleanor N. Collinson, of Nanaimo.

Commemorated on Page 505 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

VETERANS' CEMETERY (ESQUIMALT)
British Columbia, Canada

Grave Reference:

Mil. Sec. Grave 160.

Location:

The Veterans' Cemetery National Historic Site is located adjacent to the Canadian Forces Base Esquimalt in the municipality of Esquimalt, British Columbia. On July 14, 1868 the cemetery was consecrated as a one acre Royal Navy plot. Today the site covers 2.2 acres with most of the land surrounding the cemetery owned by the Gorge Vale Golf Course. Presently the cemetery holds over 1700 graves of Canadian and Commonwealth naval and military personnel and their families. The Esquimalt Veterans' Cemetery is significant for its long history of providing a resting place for military dead.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of CARL ALLWORTH COLLINSON– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of CARL ALLWORTH COLLINSON– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of CARL ALLWORTH COLLINSON– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Report– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Document– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Letter– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Letter– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me

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