Canadian Virtual War Memorial

William Marshall Wilson

In memory of:

Sergeant William Marshall Wilson

August 5, 1945

Military Service

Service Number:







The Canadian Provost Corps


14 Provost Coy.

Additional Information

Son of William J. Wilson and Alice Rhoda Wilson, of Milton, Ontario, Canada.

Commemorated on Page 577 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Surrey, United Kingdom

Grave Reference:

59. D. 3.


Brookwood is 30 miles from London (M3 to Bagshot and then A322). The main entrance to Brookwood Military Cemetery is on the A324 from the village of Pirbright. Brookwood Military Cemetery is owned by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission and is the largest Commonwealth war cemetery in the United Kingdom, covering approximately 37 acres. In 1917, an area of land in Brookwood Cemetery (originally The London Necropolis) was set aside for the burial of men and women of the forces of the Commonwealth and Americans, who had died, many of battle wounds, in the London district. This site was further extended to accommodate the Commonwealth casualties of the Second World War, and American, Belgian, Czech, Dutch, French and Polish plots containing the graves of Allied casualties. There are also German and Italian plots where prisoners of war lie buried.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Oakville Book of Remembrance
  • Oakville Remembers Biography
  • Oakville Remembers Biography (Page 2)
  • Oakville Remembers Biography (Page 3)
  • Photo of William Marshall Wilson
  • Photo of WILLIAM MARSHALL WILSON – newspaper (killed in accident)

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