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William Ready

In memory of:

Private William Ready

October 7, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

158678

Age:

26

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Light Trench Mortar Battery

Division:

1st Canadian Light Trench Mortar Bty.

Additional Information


Born:

July 29, 1890

Son of John James and Ann Ready, of 35, Egerton Rd., Wavemee, Liverpool.

Commemorated on Page 152 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

EUSTON ROAD CEMETERY
Somme, France

Grave Reference:

IV. M. 4.

Location:

Colincamps is a village in the Department of the Somme, 11 kilometres north of Albert. Euston was a road junction about 1.5 kilometres east of the village. From Arras take D919 direction Amiens for 28 kilometres. The EUSTON ROAD CEMETERY is situated about one kilometre from D919 on right. Pass Serre Road Cemetery No 2 and continue for 2 kilometres. Take first right. The CWGC direction sign is at next Y junction.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

  • Memorial– The Cenotaph at Memorial Park in St. Catharines, Ontario, was dedicated on August 7th, 1927 by the Prince of Wales (future King Edward VIII), and unveiled by Brigadier General W. B. M. King, C.M.G., D.S.O.  The names of St. Catharines men who died as a result of their service during World War I are listed on two bronze tablets located at City Hall.

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