Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Harry Hepworth

In memory of:

Private Harry Hepworth

September 20, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

406736

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Western Ontario Regiment)

Division:

18th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

September 6, 1876

Commemorated on Page 102 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:

XV. D. 4A.

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.

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  • Circumstances of Death Registers– "Died of Wounds" 

During the attack and capture of Courcelette on September 15, 1916, he was wounded by shrapnel in the left arm, left thigh, and spine. His wounds were attended to and he was later evacuated to No. 23 General Hospital, Etaples, where he succumbed to his wounds September 20th, 1916.

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