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Antonio Blackburn

In memory of:

Private Antonio Blackburn

August 28, 1918

Chérisy, France

Military Service


Service Number:

889508

Age:

20

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Quebec Regiment)

Division:

22nd Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

April 5, 1898
Trois-Pistoles, Bas-St-Laurent, Quebec

Enlistment:

December 23, 1915
Rimouski, Bas-St-Laurent, Quebec

Son of Charles Blackburn and Mary Desgagné, of Rimouski and Jonquière, Québec.

Commemorated on Page 369 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

QUEBEC CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

C. 13.

Location:

Take the D38 from Cherisy to Hendecourt. Approximately 2 kilometres from Cherisy turn left just before Sun Quarry Cemetery onto a dirt track. Continue for 1 kilometre before turning left to arrive at Quebec Cemetery.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Circumstances of Death Registers– Source: Library and Archives Canada.  CIRCUMSTANCES OF DEATH REGISTERS FIRST WORLD WAR Surnames: Birch to Blakstad. Mircoform Sequence 10; Volume Number 31829_B034746; Reference RG150, 1992-93/314, 154 Page 439 of 734
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