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Walter Boston

In memory of:

Private Walter Boston

April 16, 1919


Vladivostok, Russian Federation

Military Service


Service Number:

3212961

Age:

22

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Army Medical Corps

Division:

16th Field Amb.

Additional Information


Born:

December 2, 1896

Son of Joseph Boston, of Cochrane, Alberta, Canada.

Commemorated on Page 530 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

CHURKIN RUSSIAN NAVAL CEMETERY
Russian Federation

Grave Reference:

B. 10.

Location:

The cemetery is located in Vladivostok, on the Churkin peninsula. It was used for burials of British, French, American and Czechoslovak troops. The Canadian Government erected the Vladivostok Memorial, a central monument, within the British plot.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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