Canadian Virtual War Memorial

George Sidney Rowe

In memory of:

Private George Sidney Rowe

November 18, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

163673

Age:

19

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment)

Division:

"B" Coy. 75th Bn.

Additional Information


Son of Arthur and Ellen Rowe, of 53, Montray St., Toronto, Ontario. .

Commemorated on Page 157 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

SERRE ROAD CEMETERY No. I
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

IV. D. 8

Location:

Puisieux is in the Department of the Pas-de-Calais, containing the villages of Puisieux and Serre. Using the D919 from Arras to Amiens you will drive through the villages of Bucquoy, Puisieux then Serre-Les Puisieux (approximately 20 kilometres south of Arras). On leaving Serre Les Puisieux, 700 metres further along the D919, SERRE ROAD CEMETERY NO. 1 can be found on the right hand side.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Memorial – Photo from the National Memorial Album of Canadian Heroes c.1919. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me.
  • Photo of GEORGE SIDNEY ROWE – Photo from the National Memorial Album of Canadian Heroes c.1919. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me.
  • Newspaper clipping – Pte. George Sidney Rowe in the 84th Battalion C.E.F. in Toronto in August 1915.  His father, Arthur Warren Rowe, 27 Fuller Avenue, Toronto, was named as his next-of-kin.  In honoured memory.

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