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Leonard Noble

In memory of:

Lieutenant Leonard Noble

September 27, 1918

Military Service


Age:

25

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment)

Division:

15th Bn.

Additional Information


Son of William B. and Annie Noble, of 44, Settle St., Barrow-in-Furness, England.

Commemorated on Page 478 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

CAGNICOURT BRITISH CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

I. B. 19.

Location:

Cagnicourt is a village 18 kilometres south-east of Arras. The CAGNICOURT BRITISH CEMETERY lies on the D.13, 2 kilometres south of the main Arras-Cambrai road ((D.939) and is near the Communal Cemetery.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Newspaper clipping– from Barrow News November 21, 1914
  • Grave Marker– Photo BGen G. Young 15th Battalion Memorial Project Team.

 DILEAS GU BRATH.
  • Document– Handwritten entry note to the War Diary of the 15th Battalion for September 27th 1918 clarifying the death of Lt leonard Noble during the battle for the crossing of Canal du Nord.

Submitted by BGen G Young, 15th Battalion Memorial Project Team.
  • Badge– 15th Bn cap badge. Photo  BGen G. Young 15th Battalion Memorial Project Team.
 
DILEAS GU BRATH
  • Shoulder patch– Shoulder patch worn by 15th Battalion (48th Highlanders of Canada). Photo BGen G. Young 15th Battalion Memorial Project Team.
 
DILEAS GU BRATH
  • Memorial– "The Canal du Nord memorial, erected by the 15th Battalion Memorial Project and the town of Marquion, was unveiled and dedicated on 24 September 2012. The memorial commemorates the actions of the 15th Battalion CEF, during the Canadian assault on the Canal du Nord on 27 September 1918 and the memory of those members of the Battalion who fell during the engagement. The memorial sits alongside the existing Canal du Nord, inside the town of Marquion, which the Battalion captured during the battle."

Photo submitted by the 15th Battalion Memorial Project Team.

Dileas Gu Brath

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