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George Horsford Winter

In memory of:

Corporal George Horsford Winter

November 11, 1917

Military Service


Service Number:

430250

Age:

31

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Alberta Regiment)

Division:

10th Bn.

Citation(s):

1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Additional Information


Born:

March 11, 1886
Tottenham, London, England

Enlistment:

March 3, 1915
Victoria, British Columbia

Son of Robert and Amelia (nee Horsford) Winter. Brother of Ernest, Harry and Frank.

Commemorated on Page 352 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 VIII. G. 39.

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.

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