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Arthur Edwin Kerridge

In memory of:

Sergeant Arthur Edwin Kerridge

December 4, 1919

Military Service


Service Number:

116766

Age:

33

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (British Columbia Regiment)

Division:

102nd Bn.

Citation(s):

Médaille d'Honneur avec Glaives (en Bronze) London Gazette # 31150 dated 29 January 1919. Mentioned in Despatches, London Gazette # 30706 dated 28 May 1918. British War Medal and Victory Medal.

Additional Information


Born:

April 5, 1886
Norfolk, Wymondham, England

Enlistment:

April 12, 1916
Victoria, British Columbia

Son of Arthur William and Ellen Kerridge, of Wymond Lane, Norfolk, England; husband of Gertrude Storms (nee Cowan) Kerridge, of North Vancouver, British Columbia.

Commemorated on Page 536 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

VANCOUVER (MOUNTAIN VIEW) CEMETERY
British Columbia, Canada

Grave Reference:

45. 16. 6.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Grave marker– Sergeant Kerridge's headstone.
  • Grave Marker– Grave of 116766 Sgt. Arthur Edwin Kerridge who served with the 102nd Battn. C.E.F.  Born in the town of Wymondhan Norfolk England on April 5th 1886.  Husband of Gertrude S. Kerridge of North Vancouver.  Arthur enlisted into the 11th Canadian Mounted Rifles C.E.F. (Replacement) at Victoria BC on April 12th 1916 listing his occupation as "Clerk"  He was awarded the French Medal of Honour while serving in France in 1918.  Arthur died at Vancouver BC on Dec. 4th 1919 at the age of 33.  He was laid to rest in the Mountain View cemetery of Vancouver BC
  • Cross of Sacrifice– Memorial cross in the section where 116766 Sgt. Arthur Edwin Kerridge was laid to rest in the Mountain View cemetery of Vancouver BC
  • Vancouver (Mountain View) Cemetery– Cemetery view of the section where 116766 Sgt. Arthur Edwin Kerridge was laid to rest in the Mountain View cemetery of Vancouver BC

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