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Benjamin Trenholm Reed

In memory of:

Lieutenant Benjamin Trenholm Reed

November 12, 1917

Military Service


Age:

25

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Field Artillery

Division:

11th Bty. 3rd Bde.

Additional Information


Only son of Benjamin E. and Matilda Trenholm Reed, of Ulverton, Quebec. Graduate of MacDonald College, 1914.

Commemorated on Page 314 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

BEDFORD HOUSE CEMETERY (ENCLOSURE 4)
Belgium

Grave Reference:

Enclosure No.2 IV. B. 42.

Location:

BEDFORD HOUSE CEMETERY ENCLOSURE NO.4 is located 2.5 Km south of Ieper town centre. The cemetery lies on the Rijselseweg (N365), the road connecting Ieper to Armentieres. From Ieper town centre the Rijselsestraat runs from the market square, through the Lille Gate (Rijselpoort) and directly over the crossroads with the Ieper ring road. The road name then changes to the Rijselseweg. The cemetery itself is located 2 Km after this crossroads on the left hand side of the Rijselseweg.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Newspaper Clipping– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me. From the Annie Boyes collection courtesy of the Simcoe County Archives. http://www.simcoe.ca/dpt/arc
  • Photo of  Benjamin Trenholm Reed– From the "McGill Honour Roll, 1914-1918".  McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, 1926.
  • Entrance
  • Cemetery
  • Cross of Sacrifice
  • Grave Marker

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