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Edwin Rogers

In memory of:

Sapper Edwin Rogers

September 20, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

3647

Age:

22

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Engineers

Division:

3rd Div. Signal Coy.

Additional Information


Born:

December 2, 1893

Born 2 December 1893 at Parkhurst on the Isle of Wight. He emigrated to Canada at an early age. Son of Edwin and Grace (née Smith) Rogers, Dundee, Scotland. He enlisted for service at the Depot Squadron of the Royal Canadian Dragoons in Toronto on 8 June 1915. When he enlisted he indicated that he was single.

Commemorated on Page 156 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. O. 28.

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.

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