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Robert Stephenson

In memory of:

Private Robert Stephenson

January 24, 1920

Military Service


Service Number:

301787

Age:

32

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Field Artillery

Division:

38th Bty.

Additional Information


Born:

October 2, 1886

Son of Robert Stephenson, of Newcastle-on-Tyne, England, and the late Sarah Stephenson; husband of Margaret Barker Stephenson, of 186, Fort St., Winnipeg, Man.

Commemorated on Page 553 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

WINNIPEG (BROOKSIDE) CEMETERY
Manitoba, Canada

Grave Reference:

Mil. 256.

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.

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