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Albert Ernest Rennie

In memory of:

Private Albert Ernest Rennie

August 5, 1917

Military Service


Service Number:

643944

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Western Ontario Regiment)

Division:

18th Bn.

Additional Information


Commemorated on Page 315 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

II. D. 17.

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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  • Photo of Albert Rennie
  • Grave marker– Albert Rennie's grave at Sain-en-Gohelle, France (taken April 2013)

Short story I wrote about Albert: 

http://www.cbc.ca/bcalmanac/feature/2012/11/07/terms-of-engagement/

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