Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Robert Hewlett

In memory of:

Private Robert Hewlett

August 11, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

409720

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Manitoba Regiment)

Division:

43rd Bn.

Additional Information


Commemorated on Page 102 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

Sp. Mem. C. 10.

Location:

Maple Copse Cemetery is located 5 Km south east of Ieper town centre, a road leading from the Meenseweg (N8), connecting Ieper to Menen. From Ieper town centre the Meenseweg is located via Torhoutstraat and right onto Basculestraat. Basculestraat ends at a main cross roads, directly over which begins the Meenseweg. 2.5 Km along the Meenseweg shortly after the Birr Cross Roads Cemetery, lies the right hand turning onto Wulvestraat. About 1 Km along the Wulvestraat is the left hand turning onto Schachteweidestraat. The cemetery itself is located 2 Km along the Schachteweidestraat on the right hand side of the road.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of Robert B. Hewlett– This is a Photo of My Great-Great Grandfather Edwin Hurdich Hewlett and his two sons.  Eldest son Robert B. Hewlett can be seen on the left.
Edwin Willian Hewlett on the right (wearing his Liverpool Scottish uniform)
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  • Cemetery
  • Grave Marker

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