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Harold Robert O'Hara

In memory of:

Corporal Harold Robert O'Hara

August 2, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

135818

Age:

27

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Railway Troops

Division:

5th Bn.

Additional Information


Son of William and Sarah O'Hara; husband of Annie M. O'Hara, of Toronto. Born at Lorne Park, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 480 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

AIRE COMMUNAL CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

III. J. 20.

Location:

Aire is an old fortified town on the north-eastern boundary of the Department of the Pas-de-Calais. It lies in the valley of the Lys, on the road, and the canal, between St. Omer and Bethune. It is about 14 kilometres south-south-east of St. Omer. The AIRE COMMUNAL CEMETERY is 0.75 kilometres north of the town, on the road to St. Omer and the 4 British plots are on the east side. The entrance from the Communal Cemetery is by a porch on the west side. A paved walk leads between the British graves to the War Stone, which is on the east side, backed by a brick and stone screen with semicircular stone niches at either end. The Cross stands at the entrance and at the south end is a French Memorial.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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