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Osmond John Culbert Begin

In memory of:

Private Osmond John Culbert Begin

March 25, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

174221

Age:

27

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Motor Machine Gun Brigade

Division:

1st

Additional Information


Son of Charles T. and Elizabeth Begin, of 24, Kensington Avenue North, Hamilton, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 366 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

PARGNY BRITISH CEMETERY
Somme, France

Grave Reference:

IV. C. 1.

Location:

Pargny is a village about 15 kilometres south of Peronne and the PARGNY BRITISH CEMETERY is a further one kilometre south of the village, on the east side of the road the Nesle.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Circumstances of Death Registers– Source: Library and Archives Canada.  CIRCUMSTANCES OF DEATH REGISTERS FIRST WORLD WAR Surnames:  Bea to Belisle. Mircoform Sequence 7; Volume Number 31829_B016717. Reference RG150, 1992-93/314, 151.  Page 597 of 724.
  • Photo of Osmond John Culbert Begin– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • All Saints' Anglican Church Memorial Plaque– All Saints' Anglican Church, 1914-1918 Memorial Plaque, 15 Queen Street 
South, Hamilton, Ontario.
  • Photo of Osmond John Culbert Begin– Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me.
  • Newspaper Clipping– Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me.
  • Memorabilia– Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me.

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