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Robert Murray Fairfowl

In memory of:

Gunner Robert Murray Fairfowl

August 15, 1917

Military Service


Service Number:

1257523

Age:

36

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Garrison Artillery

Division:

9th Siege Bty.

Additional Information


Born:

November 28, 1880
Edinburgh, Scotland

Enlistment:

July 18, 1916
Halifax, Nova Scotia

Commemorated on Page 235 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

LIEVIN COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

IV. E. 20.

Location:

Lievin is a small town in the Department of the Pas-de-Calais, 3.5 kilometres west of Lens. The Communal Cemetery is on the south-west side of the town on the road to Givenchy-en-Gohelle.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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  • Circumstances of death registers– Gunner Robert Murray Fairfowl
  • Memorial– The inscription on the memorial to the dead of the 9th Canadian Siege Battery located at Royal Artillery Park in Halifax, Nova Scotia, showing Robert Fairfowl's name.
  • Memorial– The memorial to the dead of the 9th Canadian Siege Battery at Royal Artillery Park, Halifax, Nova Scotia, on which Robert Fairfowl's name is inscribed.
Photograph by Tom Tulloch.

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