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Arthur Rufus Morrison

In memory of:

Private Arthur Rufus Morrison

September 29, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

542471

Age:

28

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Machine Gun Corps

Division:

4th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

March 5, 1890

Son of Donald R. and Ellen Hope Morrison, of Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Commemorated on Page 474 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

BOURLON WOOD CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

I. C. 9.

Location:

Bourlon is a village approximately 6 kilometres west of Cambrai. It lies between the main Cambrai to Bapaume road (N30) and the Cambrai to Arras road (D939). The BOURLON WOOD CEMETERY is signposted from the centre of the village as is the Canadian Forces Memorial. On approaching the Memorial the road should be followed to the left where an unsurfaced track descends about 200 metres to the cemetery.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Newspaper Clipping– In memory of the men and women memorialized on the pages of the Winnipeg Evening Tribune during World War One. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Grave Marker– Photo courtesy of Wilf Schofield, England, 2008.

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