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Robert Harry Best

In memory of:

Sergeant Robert Harry Best

May 22, 1917

Military Service


Service Number:

142383

Age:

30

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment)

Division:

58th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

October 31, 1886
Welland, Ontario

Enlistment:

September 11, 1915
Welland, Ontario

Son of W.J. Best of Welland, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 200 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

PETIT-VIMY BRITISH CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

B. 11.

Location:

Vimy is a village some 10 kilometres north of Arras and the PETIT-VIMY BRITISH CEMETERY is west of the village and a little west of the main road from Lens to Arras (N25).

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Grave Marker– A photograph of the headstone at the Petit-Vimy Cemetery, near Vimy Ridge and the town of Vimy, France. May he rest in peace.(J.Stephens)
  • Cemetery– The Petit-Vimy Cemetery, near Vimy Ridge and the town of Vimy, in the Pas de Calais, France
  • Photo of ROBERT HARRY BEST– Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me

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