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Alfred Stewart Earwicker

In memory of:

Private Alfred Stewart Earwicker

September 27, 1917

Military Service


Service Number:

769381

Age:

37

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Manitoba Regiment)

Division:

87th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

September 16, 1880

Son of Amos Bowyer Earwicker and Mary Ann Earwicker, of Portsmouth; husband of Rosa Florence Earwicker.

Commemorated on Page 232 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:

XII. A. 11.

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

  • Newspaper clipping– From the Toronto Telegram October 1917. Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Newspaper Clipping
  • Newspaper Clipping
  • Photo of ALFRED STEWART EARWICKER– Headstone: First family visit by grandson and granddaughter on 15th July 2019.  It was known he was buried somewhere in France but never the exact location. Location discovered in 1999.

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