Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Albert Hamilton

In memory of:

Private Albert Hamilton

April 12, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

11366

Age:

30

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment)

Division:

4th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

May 25, 1886

Only son of the late Edward Douglas Hamilton and Emma Jane Hamilton.

Commemorated on Page 97 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

I. G. 3.

Location:

CHESTER FARM CEMETERY is located 4 Km south east of Ieper town centre, on the Vaartstraat a road leading from the Komenseweg connecting Ieper to Komen (N336). From Ieper town centre the Komenseweg is located via the Rijselsestraat, through the Rijselpoort (Lille Gate) and crossing the Ieper ring road, towards Armentieres and Lille. The road name then changes to Rijselseweg. 1 Km along the Rijselseweg lies the left hand turning onto the Komenseweg. 2.3 Km along the Komenseweg lies the right hand turning onto Vaartstraat. The cemetery is located 1.5 Km along the Vaartstraat on the right hand side of the road.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Commemorative Plaque– Today the 1914-1918 war memorial plaque for the Massey Harris Company is 
located on the outside of their former head office at King Street West, 
Toronto, Ontario.  This plaque includes a separate list for the men who were 
employed at the Brantford Works.
  • Entrance
  • Cemetery
  • Grave Marker
  • Newspaper Clipping– Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Newspaper clipping– Source:  The Globe Toronto Friday April 28 1916

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