Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Arthur Ramsay Creighton

In memory of:

Private Arthur Ramsay Creighton

April 12, 1917

Military Service


Service Number:

911856

Age:

22

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Saskatchewan Regiment)

Division:

46th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

August 24, 1894
New Westminster, British Columbia

Son of J. W. Creighton and Margaret Creighton, of 38, Royal Ave., New Westminster, British Columbia.

Commemorated on Page 222 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

CANADIAN CEMETERY No. 2
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

Sp. Mem. "B".

Location:

The CANADIAN CEMETERY No. 2 is about 2.5 kilometres north of the village of Neuville-St. Vaast. The village is about 6 kilometres north of Arras and 1 kilometre east of the main road from Arras to Bethune. The cemetery is on a spur road turning left from the road to Givenchy-en-Gohelle, about 1 kilometre south of the Canadian Memorial at Vimy.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Inscription– Inscription on the wall of the Chateau Bouvigny, north-east of Arras, France. A hospital and military camp during the First World War.
  • Gravemarker– Neuville Saint Vaast, Cemetary, France
  • Honor Roll– From the "University of Toronto / Roll of Service 1914-1918", published in 1921.
  • The Soldiers' Tower– The Soldiers' Tower was built at University of Toronto between 1919-1924 in memory of those lost to the University in the Great War. The names of the fallen were carved on the Memorial Screen seen at photo left. Photo:  K. Parks
  • Canadian Cemetery No 2– Canadian Cemetery No. 2 - The Canadian Cemetery No. 2 is located on Vimy Ridge and is attached to the grounds of Canada's Vimy Memorial. The cemetery is about 6 kilometres north of Arras, France.(John & Anne Stephens 2013)
  • Inscription– Epitaph  (John & Anne Stephens 2013)

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