Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Russell Akrigg

In memory of:

Gunner Russell Akrigg

September 29, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

342059

Age:

20

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Field Artillery

Division:

12th Bty. 3rd Bde.

Additional Information


Born:

September 24, 1898

Son of Henry and Rebecca Akrigg, of Thorold, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 358 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

QUARRY WOOD CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

III. B. 17.

Location:

Sains les Marquion is a village approximately 12 kilometres north-west of Cambrai and 2 kilometres south of the Arras to Cambrai road (D939). The QUARRY WOOD CEMETERY lies at the end of an access path to the left of the D15 road heading towards Havrincourt, about 2 kilometres from the village.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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