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Hiles Boivin

In memory of:

Private Hiles Boivin

October 1, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

2398303

Age:

23

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Machine Gun Corps

Division:

2nd Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

June 3, 1895

Commemorated on Page 370 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

C. 56.

Location:

Queant is a village 19 kilometres south-east of Arras. The Cemetery is on the western outskirts of the village on the west side of the road to Riencourt-les-Cagnicourt.

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: Blampie to Booth; Mircoform Sequence 11; Volume Number 131829_B016720; Reference RG150, 1992-93/314, 155 Page 425 of 762
  • Bracelet– A bracelet found with Hiles' name and number.
  • Hiles' bracelet
  • Memorial Cross– A piece of jewelry Hiles owned
  • Memorial Cross– A piece of jewelry Hiles owned
  • Dog Tag– A piece of jewelry Hiles owned
  • Machine Gun Corps Badge
  • Medals (back)– Victory Medal (Inter-allied War Medal) and British War Medal
  • Medals (front)– Victory Medal (Inter-allied War Medal) and British War Medal
  • Naming on Medals– The recipient's name, number and rank are engraved on the rim for the first issue.
  • Pin

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