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Charles Emile Joseph Guillaume Gatien

In memory of:

Lieutenant Charles Emile Joseph Guillaume Gatien

August 15, 1917

Cote 70 (Lens), France

Military Service


Age:

25

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Quebec Regiment)

Division:

22nd Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

September 8, 1891
Sherbrooke, Québec

Enlistment:

December 21, 1915
Montréal, Québec

Baptized Joseph-Antonio-Guillaume-Charles-Émile Gatien.

Son of Émile-Charles Gatien and Victoria Millet (deceased in 1904), of Sherbrooke, Québec.

Commemorated on Page 242 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

ST. MARY'S A.D.S. CEMETERY, HAISNES
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

Xlll.E. 2.

Location:

ST. MARY'S A.D.S. CEMETERY is located in the vicinity of Haisnes which lies between the towns of Lens and La Bassee in the Pas-de-Calais. Although the Cemetery lies in open farmland, there are neighbouring towns of Vermelles, Loos-en-Gohelle and Hulluch. The Cemetery can be reached from the D947, Lens to La Bassee road, and a CWGC signpost is visible on this road. The Cemetery is to be found on the D39, Hulluch to Vermelles road.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Honor Roll– From the "McGill Honour Roll, 1914-1918".  McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, 1926.
  • Sherbrooke Monument– Cover of the original program distributed at the unveiling of the Sherbrooke WWI memorial on November 7th, 1926, and two images of the monument.   The monument was designed by Mr. G. W. Hill of Montreal, Quebec with bronze figures cast in Belgium and granite from the Stanstead district.  The bronze Memorial tablet lists 249 names.

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