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Horace Firth

In memory of:

Sergeant Horace Firth

February 25, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

842282

Age:

30

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Quebec Regiment)

Division:

24th Bn.

Honours and Awards:

Military Medal

Additional Information


Son of Amos and Louisa Firth, of Wombwell, Barnsley, England.

Commemorated on Page 407 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

BARLIN COMMUNAL CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

III. E. 41.

Location:

Barlin is a village about 11 kilometres south-west of Bethune on the D188, between the Bethune-Arras and Bethune-St. Pol roads, about 6.5 kilometres south-east of Bruay. The BARLIN COMMUNAL CEMETERY and EXTENSION lie to the north of the village on the D171 road to Houchin.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Circumstances of death registers– Source: Library and Archives Canada. CIRCUMSTANCES OF DEATH REGISTERS, FIRST WORLD WAR. Surnames: Davy to Detro. Microform Sequence 27; Volume Number 31829_B016736. Reference RG150, 1992-93/314, 171. Page 867 of 1036. Enlisted under the Alias Jack Depledge.  Real name was HORACE FIRTH.

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