Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Harry Woodman

In memory of:

Private Harry Woodman

September 13, 1918

Point Grey, British Columbia

Military Service


Service Number:

3772

Age:

61

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Army Medical Corps

Citation(s):

1914-15 Star, British War Medal and Victory Medal

Additional Information


Born:

April 10, 1857
Barton-Under-Needwood, England

Enlistment:

November 1, 1914
Vancouver, British Columbia

Son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Francis Woodman, of Barton-under-Needwood, Burton-on-Trent, England; husband of Elizabeth Woodman, of Vancouver, British Columbia.

Commemorated on Page 525 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

VANCOUVER (MOUNTAIN VIEW) CEMETERY
British Columbia, Canada

Grave Reference:

31. 38. 11.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Grave Marker– Grave of 3772 Pvt. Harry Woodman who served with the Canadian Army Medical Corps C.E.F.  Born at Barton-Under Needwood Burtom-on-Trent England on April. 10th 1857. Husband to Elizabeth Woodman of West Vancouver BC.  Harry enlisted into the C.E.F. at Vancouver BC on Nov. 1st 1914 listing prior military service with the No.4 Field Ambulance C.A.M.C. (Militia) he listed his occupation as "Hospital Steward" It was for this reason he was aloud to enlist at the age of 57. 
Harry died at the age 61 on Sept. 13th 1918 of the Spanish Flu during the great panademic of 1918-19.  He was laid to rest in the Mountain View Cemetery of Vancouver BC.
  • Cross of Sacrifice– Memorial cross in the cemetery where 3772 Pvt. Harry Woodman who served with the Canadian Army Medical Corps C.E.F. was laid to rest in the Mountain View Cemetery of Vancouver BC.
  • Vancouver (Mountain View) Cemetery– Cemetery view of the section where 3772 Pvt. Harry Woodman who served with the Canadian Army Medical Corps C.E.F. was laid to rest in the Mountain View Cemetery of Vancouver BC.

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