Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Robert Andrew Given

In memory of:

Private Robert Andrew Given

August 9, 1917

Military Service


Service Number:

675567

Age:

25

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Western Ontario Regiment)

Division:

18th Bn.

Additional Information


Son of John O. and Sophrona E. Given, of Drumbo, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 244 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

II. D. 33.

Location:

Sains-en-Gohelle is a mining village 20 kilometres north of Arras on the road to Bethune. Fosse No.10 is a pithead and group of miners' houses south of the village.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Monument– A shaft with statue (granite and bronze) at 32 Wilmot Street South, Drumbo, ON. 
Erected by the Village of Drumbo, this memorial was unveiled in 1920 and dedicated in loving memory of local fallen heroes.
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[front/devant]

ARTHUR G. COWAN
FERGUSON COOK
A. JAMES GIBSON
ROBERT A. GIVEN
J. CHRYSLER KILGOUR
FRANCIS A. LAW
FREDERICK LODGE
ROBERT M. McTAGUE
WILLIAM R. WILSON

IN LOVING MEMORY OF OUR FALLEN HEROES 1914 - 1918

[side/côté]

IN LOVING MEORY OF
ALFRED E. CLAYTON
J. McBETH MURRAY
BENTLEY ROBSON
CHARLES H. WALLACE
1939 - 1945
"GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN."
Photo Credit: Allison Nelson; Derek Pullen 
http://www.cmp-cpm.forces.gc.ca/dhh-dhp/nic-inm/sm-rm/mdsr-rdr-eng.asp?PID=592

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