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Howard Leroy Beals

In memory of:

Sapper Howard Leroy Beals

November 6, 1918

Military Service

Service Number:







Canadian Corps


H.Q. Signal Coy.

Honours and Awards:

Military Medal

Additional Information

Son of Mr. and Mrs. George F. Beals, of Aylesford, Nova Scotia.

Commemorated on Page 365 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information

Grave Reference:

I. BB. 7.


Auberchicourt is a commune mining village in the Department of the Nord, 11.5 kilometres east of Douai on the road to Valenciennes and AUBERCHICOURT BRITISH CEMETERY is one kilometre west of the village on the northside of the road to Erchin, 300 yards away from the Communal Cemetery.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Circumstances of Death– Source: Library and Archives Canada.  CIRCUMSTANCES OF DEATH REGISTERS FIRST WORLD WAR Surnames:  Bea to Belisle  Mircoform Sequence 7; Volume Number 31829_B016717. Reference RG150, 1992-93/314, 151.  Page 67 of 724.
  • Photo of Howard Leroy Beals– This photo was taken in 1900 in Nicholsville, Nova Scotia, Canada at a family reunion. His age was 7 yrs.
  • Newspaper clipping– From the London Free Press December 1918. Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Auberchicourt British Cemetery
  • Auberchicourt British Cemetery
  • Cemetery Plan
  • Grave marker

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