Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Frank Chamberlain

In memory of:

Private Frank Chamberlain

October 22, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

3106616

Age:

21

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment)

Division:

58th Bn.

Additional Information


Son of John A. and Sarah J. Chamberlain, of Norfolk, Nebraska, U.S.A.

Commemorated on Page 382 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

ETAPLES MILITARY CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

LXVII. K. 36.

Location:

Etaples is a town about 27 kilometres south of Boulogne. The Etaples Military Cemetery is to the north of the town, on the west side of the road to Boulogne.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of Frank Chamberlain – Frank David Chamberlain shortly before he enlisted.  Photo says on the back 'Taken on the Hetrick place.'  Photo probably taken in 1917 near Norfolk, Nebraska.
  • Photo of Frank Chamberlain – Frank David Chamberlain, an American from Nebraska, shortly after enlisting in Toronto in January 1918.  Age 21
  • Newspaper Clipping – Source: Library and Archives Canada.  CIRCUMSTANCES OF DEATH REGISTERS, FIRST WORLD WAR Surnames:  CATCHPOLE TO CHIGNELL. Microform Sequence 19; Volume Number 31829_B016728. Reference RG150, 1992-93/314, 165. Page 289 of 958.
  • Memorabilia – My great Grandfather told me his brother Frank Chamberlain was mortally wounded by artillery in the attack on Tilloy near Cambrai on Oct 8th 1918, was evacuated and died of wounds on 22 October.  These items were sent home by his nurse.  L to R - Collar insignia, shoulder title, cap badge, Meerchaum pipe with case, and another collar insignia.
  • Gravemarker – Grave marker of Frank David Chamberlain, PTE. 3106616, Coy C, 58th Battalion Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario).  Frank is buried in the military cemetery in Etaples, France - Plot LXVII. K. 36.  Photo taken in 2000.

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