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Kent Colebrooke

In memory of:

Private Kent Colebrooke

August 16, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

247

Age:

27

Force:

Army

Unit:

Royal Canadian Dragoons (1st Armoured Regiment)

Additional Information


Born:

October 25, 1888

Son of William E. and Mary A. Colebrooke, of Watchbell St., Rye; husband of Beatrice Ellen Colebrooke, of Ivy Villa, Wish St., Rye, Sussex.

Commemorated on Page 68 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

I. C. 23.

Location:

Dernancourt is a village in the Department of the Somme, 3 kilometres south of Albert. The DERNANCOURT COMMUNAL CEMETERY is a little west of the village, and the EXTENSION is on the north-west side of the Communal Cemetery.

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:  CLEAL TO CONNOLLY.  Microform Sequence 21; Volume Number 31829_B016730. Reference RG150, 1992-93/314, 165.  Page 727 of 1384.
  • Grave marker– Photo courtesy of Thomas L. Skelding
  • Memorial Cross Medal– Photo courtesy of Thomas L. Skelding

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