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George Bruce Borthwick

In memory of:

Lieutenant George Bruce Borthwick

April 16, 1918

Military Service






Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment)


19th Bn.

Additional Information

Son of Adam J. and Barbara S. Borthwick, of 22, Tiverton Avenue, Toronto, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 371 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

II. D. 9.


Bellacourt is a village in the commune of Riviere, in the Departement of the Pas de Calais, 10 kilometres south-west of Arras. Visitors should take the N25, Arras to Coullens main road, as far as Beaumetz les Loges. Take the D34 to Riviere, fork right onto the D7, still in the direction of Riviere, and then turn left to the cemetery as indicated by the CWGC sign.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Newspaper clipping– From the Toronto Telegram April 1918. Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Newspaper Clipping– From the Toronto Star. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Newspaper Clipping
  • Grave Marker– Taken July 2013. He rests beside Pvt. Walter Hickmott. they were both KIA by enemy sniper within moments of each other. WE WILL REMEMBER THEM

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