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Herbert John Buckingham

In memory of:

Private Herbert John Buckingham

September 30, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

342032

Age:

20

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment)

Division:

75th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

September 7, 1898

Commemorated on Page 376 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

A. 33.

Location:

The route to the Cantimpre Canadian Cemetery is signposted from the D939 at Raillencourt and is located 1 kilometre north of Sailly on the D140 on the left hand side of the road towards Sancourt. Sailly is a village in the Department of the Nord approximately 3 kilometres north-west of Cambrai just to the north of the main road from Arras to Cambrai (D939). The "Marcoing Line," one of the German defence systems before Cambrai, ran from Marcoing Northward through Sailly to the West of Cantimpre and the East of the village of Haynecourt. The Cemetery at Cantimpre was originally called the Marcoing Line British Cemetery.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

  • British Home Children Roll of Honour– British Home Children World War 1 Honour Roll
  • Circumstances of death registers– Circumstances of Death
  • Burlington Ontario War Memorial (1922)– Located next to Burlington's City Hall on Brant Street.
  • Inscription– WWI - details of names carved upon the Burlington War Memorial
  • War Memorial– The War Memorial at Binstead, Isle of Wight, England, which features the names of two local men who served with the Canadian forces in World War I.
  • Inscription– The War Memorial at Binstead, Isle of Wight, England, which features the names of two local men who served with the Canadian forces in World War I. This panel shows Herbert Buckingham.

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