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Wilfred Ferrier Petermann

In memory of:

Major Wilfred Ferrier Petermann

September 26, 1916

Military Service


Age:

28

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Quebec Regiment)

Division:

13th Bn.

Honours and Awards:

Mentioned in Despatches

Additional Information


Son of Jacob M. and Margaret M. Ferrier Petermann, of Aurora, Ontario; husband of Mary Petermann (nee Johnson).

Commemorated on Page 147 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

I. P. 27.

Location:

Albert is a town on the River Ancre in the Department of the Somme, 28 kilometres north-east of Amiens. The ALBERT COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION is on the south-east side of Albert and the junction of the roads to Fricourt and Meaulte, and the Extension is entirely enclosed by it.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Cemetery– Albert Communal Cemetery Extension, France  Photo by Ken Riley
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  • Newspaper clipping– From the Toronto Telegram October 1916. Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of Wilfred Ferrier Petermann
  • Photo of Wilfred Petermann
  • Grave marker
  • War Diary– 13th Battalion War Diary
Sept. 26/16 diary entry describes circumstances surrounding the deaths of Lt. Col. V. C. Buchanan, Maj. W. F. Petermann, Capt. C. C. Green and Lieut. G. N. Sale at battalion headquarters.
  • Photo of Wilfred Ferrier Petermann– Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Biography– Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me

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