Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Adrien LeBlanc

In memory of:

Private Adrien LeBlanc

February 29, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

61145

Age:

27

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Quebec Regiment)

Division:

22nd Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

July 31, 1888
Montréal (Ste-Cunégonde), Québec

Enlistment:

October 24, 1914
Montreal, Québec

Son of Napoléon Leblanc and Joséphine Gareau, of Montréal, Québec. Husband of Èva Soucy (married in 1909), of Montréal, Québec. He stated being born in 1889 and being single when he enlisted.

Commemorated on Page 117 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

III. G. 2.

Location:

Hazebrouck is a town lying about 56 kilometres south-east of Calais and is easily reached from Calais or Boulogne. The HAZEBROUCK COMMUNAL CEMETERY is on the south-western outskirts of the town. From the Grand place in Hazebrouck follow the D.916 Bethune road. Traverse the first set of traffic lights and the HAZEBROUCK COMMUNAL CEMETERY is 200 metres further on the right hand side of the road as indicated by a signpost. The cemetery lies immediately inside the entrance.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Journal– An entry recording the soldier's death in my Grandfather's Operations Book. My Grandfather was a nurse who assisted in operations in the Casualty Clearance Station. (surgeons name on right of page)

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