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William Walter Vernon

In memory of:

Lieutenant William Walter Vernon

October 11, 1916

Military Service






Royal Engineers

Additional Information

Son of the Hon. Mrs. William Vernon, of Villa Marguerite, Territet, Switzerland, and the late the Hon. William Vernon.

Commemorated on Page 574 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information

Grave Reference:

I. B. 10.


Contalmaison is a village about 6 kilometres north-east of the town of Albert and south of the main road from Albert to Bapaume. The CONTALMAISON CHATEAU CEMETERY is on the northern side of the village.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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