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John Harold Hamilton

In memory of:

Sergeant John Harold Hamilton

November 19, 1917

Military Service


Service Number:

301864

Age:

23

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Field Artillery

Division:

39th Bty. 10th Bde.

Additional Information


Born:

April 21, 1894

Son of W. A. and Mary Hamilton, of 1210, 5th Avenue A.S., Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada.

Commemorated on Page 250 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

II. C. 24.

Location:

The DUHALLOW ADS.CEMETERY is located on the Diksmuidseweg N369 road direction Boezinge. From the station turn left into M.Fochlaan and go to the roundabout, turn right and go to the next roundabout. Here turn left and drive to the next roundabout, here turn right into Oude Veurnestraat. Take the 2nd turning on the left which is the Diksmuidseweg. The cemetery is on the right hand side of the road just past the first turning on the right.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Newspaper Clipping– Lethbridge Herald - January 12, 1918
  • Medal– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of JOHN HAROLD HAMILTON– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Entrance
  • Cemetery
  • Grave Marker
  • Family Memorial– Memorial stone at the Mountain View Cemetery, Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada Block 'B'  

Inscription on headstone reads:

SGT. JOHN HAROLD
1894 - 1917

PASSCHENDAELE

[Headstone is next to his parents William Alfred & Mary (nee Metheral) HAMILTON and beside H. Edith Hamilton]

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