Canadian Virtual War Memorial

William Third

In memory of:

Corporal William Third

September 1, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

126262

Age:

28

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment)

Division:

4th Bn.

Additional Information


Son of Peter and Margaret Third, of Sandhaven, Fraserburgh, Scotland.

Commemorated on Page 511 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

UPTON WOOD CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

B. 12.

Location:

Hendecourt-les-Cagnicourt is a village in the Department of the Pas-de-Calais about 16 kilometres south-east of Arras and about 4 kilometres south of the Arras to Cambrai main road. Upton Wood is a small wood half-way between Hendecourt and Haucourt and UPTON WOOD CEMETERY is 110 metres south of the wood and about 2 kilometres north of the village.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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  • Memorial– Corporal WILLIAM THIRD is commemorated on this panel of the war memorial in Stratford, Ontario.  He died on September 1, 1918 and is buried at UPTON WOOD CEMETERY, Pas de Calais, France.

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