Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Charles Frederick Franklin

In memory of:

Sergeant Charles Frederick Franklin

April 10, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

748566

Age:

22

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Quebec Regiment)

Division:

"B" Coy. 24th Bn.

Honours and Awards:

Military Medal

Additional Information


Born:

May 20, 1895
Caterharn, Surrey, England

Son of Richard Henry and Eliza Hannah Franklin, of Battleford, Saskatchewan.

Commemorated on Page 410 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

BELLACOURT MILITARY CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

II. C. 3.

Location:

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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  • Photo of Charles F. Franklin – Charles Franklin
  • Honour Roll – Honour Roll, Dominion Textile Company Ltd.  Sgt. Franklin's name appears as a member of their staff at Magog, Quebec. Source:  The Standard / Canada's Aid to the Allies and Peace Memorial.  Edited by Frederick Yorston. Published by the Montreal Standard Publishing Co., Ltd., Montreal.  This large Souvenir Edition magazine included the Rolls of Honour for various prominent Canadian businesses.
  • Honour Roll – Mill Staff, Magog, Quebec, Dominion Textile Company Ltd.  Sgt. Franklin's Military Medal is noted in this Honour Roll.

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