Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Herbert Edward Shill

In memory of:

Corporal Herbert Edward Shill

September 22, 1917

Military Service


Service Number:

25637

Age:

22

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Engineers

Division:

1st Signal Coy.

Additional Information


Son of Mr. and Mrs. John Shill, of Montreal, Quebec. Brother of Private John B. Shill, who served with the Canadian Infantry (Eastern Ontario Regiment) and died on May 24, 1916.

Commemorated on Page 325 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

BARLIN COMMUNAL CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

II. D. 23.

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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  • Roll of Honour
  • Photo of Herbert Edward Shill– Photo of Herbert Edward Shill at Basingstoke, England. The photo was sent home to his family.
  • Brother John Shill

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