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Everett Ashbury Truax

In memory of:

Private Everett Ashbury Truax

March 11, 1917

Military Service


Service Number:

126393

Age:

26

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Alberta Regiment)

Division:

50th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

September 27, 1891

Son of Mr. and Mrs. S Truax, of 3, Verral Avenue, Toronto, Ontario; husband of the late Laura Kerney. Native of Walkerton, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 341 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:

VI. E. 20.

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

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  • Memorial– Photo from the National Memorial Album of Canadian Heroes c.1919. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me.
  • Photo of EVERETT ASHBURY TRUAX– Photo from the National Memorial Album of Canadian Heroes c.1919. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me.
  • Newspaper clipping– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Newspaper clipping– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Newspaper clipping– From the Toronto Telegram March 1917. Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of Everett Ashbury Truax
  • Newspaper Clipping– From the Toronto Star for 24 March 1917.
  • Memorial– A stained glass memorial at St. Paul's United Church 303 Jackson Street Walkerton, ON is dedicated to members of St. Paul's United Church who died in the First World War. It was erected by the congregation of St. Paul's United Church.

"I HAVE NOT FOUND SO GREAT FAITH, NO, NOT IN ISRAEL."

CHESTER A. CUNNINGHAM; STEPHEN HICKLING; D. GORDON HOGG; COURTNEY KNEPFLAR; FRANK MOORE; NEIL A. McNEILL; EVERETT TRUAX; ALVIN WILTON; WILLIAM WOLFE. ERECTED BY ST. PAUL'S UNITED CHURCH CONGREGATION, WALKERTON, ONTARIO. TO THE GLORY OF GOD, AND IN LOVING MEMORY OF THOSE WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR IN DEFENCE OF RIGHTEOUSNESS, JUSTICE AND LIBERTY 1914-1918.

http://www.cmp-cpm.forces.gc.ca/dhh-dhp/nic-inm/sm-rm/mdsr-rdr-eng.asp?PID=5885

Photo Credit: Clarence F. Kieffer

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