Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Andrew Willard Long

In memory of:

Private Andrew Willard Long

January 19, 1919

Military Service


Service Number:

192129

Age:

25

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Army Medical Corps

Division:

1st Field Amb

Additional Information


Born:

December 24, 1893

Son of Mrs. Mary A. Long, of Montreal, Quebec.

Commemorated on Page 537 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

X. 9. 12.

Location:

BRUSSELS TOWN CEMETERY is located in the north east corner of Brussels in the district of Evere. Follow the E40 Brussels-Luik road in the direction of Brussels and leave at junction 19 signposted Woluwe and Evere. Follow the sign Evere to the right and continue 500 M along the Avenue des Communautes to the first set of traffic lights. Go straight ahead here and down the Avenue Ciceron to turn left around the roundabout at the bottom of the road. The entrance to the BRUSSELS TOWN CEMETERY is then on your right. Follow the main avenue through the cemetery as far as you can go and the Commission plot is on your left.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Sherbrooke Monument– Cover of the original program distributed at the unveiling of the Sherbrooke WWI memorial on November 7th, 1926, and two images of the monument.   The monument was designed by Mr. G. W. Hill of Montreal, Quebec with bronze figures cast in Belgium and granite from the Stanstead district.  The bronze Memorial tablet lists 249 names.
  • Gravemarker
  • Cap Badge– Cap Badge 92nd Bn (48th Highlanders of Canada).  Private Long enlisted in the 92nd Bn but was transferred to 1st Field Ambulance CAMC as a reinforcement.  Submitted by Capt (ret'd) V.Goldman, 15th Bn Memorial Project Team.  DILEAS GU BRATH
  • Cap Badge– Cap badge Canadian Army Medical Corps.  Pte Long   originally enlisted in the 92nd Bn but was sent to the CAMC  as a reinforcement.  Submitted by Capt (ret’d) V. Goldman,  15th Bn Memorial Project Team.  DILEAS GU BRATH

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