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Herbert Hibbins

In memory of:

Lance Corporal Herbert Hibbins

May 19, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

700485

Age:

34

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment)

Division:

13th Field Coy

Additional Information


Born:

July 26, 1883

Son of George Hibbins and Elizabeth Lee Hibbins, of Boston, England.

Commemorated on Page 428 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

WINNIPEG (BROOKSIDE) CEMETERY
Manitoba, Canada

Grave Reference:

Mil. 96.

Location:

The cemetery is located immediately west of the Red River College, at 3001 Notre Dame Avenue, in the city of Winnipeg, Manitoba. During the First World War, Winnipeg was the headquarters of No 10 Military District and it contained six military hospitals of 972 beds. Air force and army training camps were established in the area during the Second World War, with No 103 Canadian Army Basic Training Centre at Fort Garry. Winnipeg (Brookside) Cemetery contains 299 Commonwealth burials of the First World War and 149 from the Second World War, most of them in the special military plot.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of Herbert Hibbins– Lance Corporal Herbert Hibbins, 700485
  • 15th Platoon, D Company, 101st Battalion
  • Grave Marker– Grave marker of 2nd Corporal Herbert Hibbins, 700485

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