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Harry Lawrence Rose

In memory of:

Private Harry Lawrence Rose

November 11, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

2688317

Age:

25

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Motor Machine Gun Brigade

Division:

Attached to 1st Brigade H.Q.

Additional Information


Born:

September 18, 1893

Born at Merrickville Ontario. Son of Henry and Sarah Rose, of Ottawa, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 494 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

BREBIERES BRITISH CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

D. 6.

Location:

The village of Brebieres is about 5 kilometres south-west of Douai and the BREBIERES BRITISH CEMETERY is about a kilometre north of the village, on the N50 towards Arras.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Merrickville Remembers– This project was sponsored jointly by the Canadian Legion Branch 245 and the Merrickville District Community Health Centre.  Serving on the Committee were Jack Jessop, Past President of Legion Branch 245;  Joyce McKay, who lost a brother in the Second World War;  Peter McKenna, Executive Director of Merrickville and District Community Health Centre;  and Jack Wilcox, who upon discharge from the Canadian Army in 1945, prepared the Sydney Academy Memorial Booklet honouring the students of the Academy who gave their lives in the Second World War.
  • Memorial Page– Harry Lawrence Rose is honoured on page 22 of the Merrickville Remembers booklet, published in January 2003.

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