Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Frederick Homfray Davies

In memory of:

Private Frederick Homfray Davies

June 15, 1915

Givenchy, France

Military Service


Service Number:

18333

Age:

37

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Western Ontario Regiment)

Division:

1st Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

July 23, 1877
Talybont, England

Enlistment:

September 23, 1914
Valcartier, Québec

Son of David Rees and Frances Charlotte Davies of Whitton, England. Husband of Frances Margaret (Jones) Davies. Father of Gwendoline Maud Davies of Swansea, England.

Brother of Percy Victor Ernest Davies who died on June 25, 1916 while serving with the Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment).

Commemorated on Page 11 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

CABARET-ROUGE BRITISH CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

XVII. E. 45.

Location:

Souchez is a village in the Department of the Pas-De-Calais, 3.5 kilometres north of Arras on the main road to Bethune. It lies in the valley of the Souchez river, between the Lorette Bridge to the west and Vimy Ridge to the east. The CABARET-ROUGE BRITISH CEMETERY is about 1.5 kilometres south of the village on the west side of the D937 Arras-Bethune Road.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Grave Marker– The grave marker at the Cabaret-Rouge British Cemetery located approximately 6 kilometres from the Vimy Memorial, just outside of Souchez, France. May he rest in peace. (K. Falconer/J. Stephens 2010)
  • Cabaret-Rouge British Cemetery– A panoramic view of the Cabaret-Rouge British Cemetery, located approximately 6 kilometres from the Vimy Memorial, just outside of Souchez, France. May they rest in peace. (J. Stephens)

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