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Canadian Virtual War Memorial

John Roy Mitchener

In memory of:

Lieutenant John Roy Mitchener

September 27, 1916

Military Service






Canadian Infantry (Eastern Ontario Regiment)

Additional Information

Son of John George and Alpha E. H. Mitchener, of Toronto.

Commemorated on Page 136 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

I. A. 52.


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 JOHN ROY MITCHENER– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of John Roy Mitchener– From: The Varsity Magazine Supplement published by The Students Administrative Council, University of Toronto 1916.  
Submitted for the Soldiers' Tower Committee, University of Toronto, by Operation Picture Me.
  • Newspaper Clipping– From the Toronto Star. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Newspaper Clipping
  • Honor Roll– "University of Toronto / Roll of Service 1914-1918", 1921.
  • Identity disc
  • Medal
  • Commemorative Plaque– Memorial Plaque dedicated to Lt. John Roy Mitchener.  Deer Park United Church, 129 St. Clair Avenue West, Toronto, Ontario.
  • Grave marker– mitchener's grave

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