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George Ailport

In memory of:

Private George Ailport

September 28, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

349168

Age:

22

Force:

Army

Unit:

The Royal Canadian Regiment

Additional Information


Born:

May 26, 1896

Son of Lois Ailport (formerly Newton), of Topley, British Columbia, and the late Fred L. Newton. Enlisted in the American Legion, but was discharged at Halifax on account of defective eyesight. Re-enlisted under his stepfather's name. Served as AILPORT.

Commemorated on Page 357 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

CREST CEMETERY
Nord, France

Grave Reference:

B. 27.

Location:

Fontaine-Notre Dame is a large village in the Department of the Nord approximately 3 kilometres south-west of Cambrai on the main road from Cambrai to Bapaume (N30). The CREST CEMETERY is signposted from the N30 in the village and is located on the right hand side of the road towards Raillencourt.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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