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Frank Colborne

In memory of:

Sapper Frank Colborne

February 4, 1917

Military Service


Service Number:

504708

Age:

29

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Engineers

Division:

12th Field Coy.

Additional Information


Born:

April 11, 1887

Commemorated on Page 218 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

VILLERS STATION CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

V. B. 7.

Location:

Villers-au-Bois is a village in the Department of the Pas-de-Calais, 11 kilometres north-west of Arras. The VILLERS STATION CEMETERY is about 2 kilometres north-west of the village.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

  • Circumstances of Death Registers– Source: Library and Archives Canada.  CIRCUMSTANCES OF DEATH REGISTERS, FIRST WORLD WAR Surnames:  CLEAL TO CONNOLLY.  Microform Sequence 21; Volume Number 31829_B016730. Reference RG150, 1992-93/314, 165.  Page 617 of 1384.
  • Newspaper clipping– From the  London Free Press Feb. 1917. Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me

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