Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Ernest Hooper

In memory of:

Private Ernest Hooper

June 2, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

404860

Age:

18

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment)

Division:

20th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

May 3, 1896

Son of William Hooper, of Painswick, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 104 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

BEDFORD HOUSE CEMETERY (ENCLOSURE 4)
Belgium

Grave Reference:

Enclosure No.4 I. O. 6.

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

Send us your images
  • Photo of Ernest Hooper– Served with the 35th Battalion CEF. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Newspaper Clipping– From the Toronto Star. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Circumstances of Death Registers– Circumstances of Death- Private Ernest Hooper
  • Memorial Street– Barrie street named in honour of Private Ernest Hooper with a poppy.
  • Cenotaph– Barrie, Ontario Cenetaph Innisfil Memorial
  • Entrance
  • Cemetery
  • Cross of Sacrifice
  • Grave Marker

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