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Arthur John Wingrove

In memory of:

Private Arthur John Wingrove

November 6, 1917

Military Service


Service Number:

669469

Age:

30

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Pioneers

Division:

124th Canadian Pioneer Battalion.

Additional Information


Born:

November 30, 1886
Northamptonshire, United Kingdom

Enlistment:

January 17, 1916
Toronto, Ontario

Husband of Lilly May Wingrove of Toronto, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 352 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

II. C. 18.

Location:

The WHITE HOUSE CEMETERY is located to the North East of the town of Ieper. From the station turn left and drive along M.Fochlaan to the roundabout, turn right and go to the next roundabout. Here turn left into M.Haiglaan and drive to the next roundabout. Here turn right into Oude Veurnestraat, this then changes into Diksmuidseweg and Brugseweg drive along this road to the traffic lights. Straight over the lights to the end of the road. At the T junction turn left (still Brugseweg) and the WHITE HOUSE CEMETERY is approx 200 metres on the left.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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  • Newspaper Clipping– Photographs of the Wingrove Brothers published in the Toronto Star on September 9, 1918.
  • Press Clipping 2– Article about the Wingrove family's contribution to the war effort.
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