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George Albert Rose

In memory of:

Private George Albert Rose

September 29, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

132205

Age:

26

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Quebec Regiment)

Division:

42nd Bn.

Honours and Awards:

Military Medal

Additional Information


Husband of Eleanor Frances L. Rose, of 1249, Lesage St., Verdun, P.Q., Canada.

Commemorated on Page 494 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

A. 27.

Location:

Tilloy (or Tilloy-les-Cambrai) is a village in the Department of the Nord, 2.5 kilometres north of Cambrai and 1 kilometre east of the Cambrai-Douai road. MILL SWITCH BRITISH CEMETERY is south-west of the village, near the west side of the Douai road.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Gravemarker
  • Mill Switch Cross
  • Picture of the Cemetery
  • Photo of George Rose– Photo taken from "A Short History and Photographic Record of the 73rd Battalion, Canadian Expeditionary Force, Royal Highlanders of Canada" Page 35.  'C' Company.  No. 12 Platoon.
  • Attestation Papers– Source: Library and Archives Canada
  • Attestation Papers (Reverse)
  • Photo of George Rose– George Rose MM 42nd Battalion

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