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Alonzo Prebble Gordon

In memory of:

Private Alonzo Prebble Gordon

January 20, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

871332

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Manitoba Regiment)

Division:

16th Bn.

Additional Information


Commemorated on Page 416 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

LAPUGNOY MILITARY CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

VI. B. 3.

Location:

Lapugnoy is a village and commune in Pas-de-Calais, 6 kilometres west of Bethune. From the centre of Lapugnoy, head south-west on the D70 in the direction of Marles-les-Mines. On the outskirts of the centre there is a crucifix at the side of the main road, turn right here towards Allouagne. After approximately 500 metres there is a track on the left hand side (the Cemetery is signposted here) and the LAPUGNOY MILITARY CEMETERY can be found on the left hand side, approximately 500 metres, along this track.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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  • Roll of Honour– Canadian National Railways - World War One Roll of Honour. Pte. Alonzo Prebble Gordon enlisted in March 1916 in Winnipeg, Manitoba. He described his occupation on his military attestation form as a Baker.  Gordon was born in Belfast, Ireland.  He had previously served 12 years with the 15th Kings Hussars as a Regimental Signaller. The Hussars were a Cavalry Regiment in the British army. Gordon was living at the Queens Hotel in Transcona, Manitoba, when he enlisted.   In honoured memory.

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