Language selection

Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Colley Lyons Foster Ambery

In memory of:

Captain Colley Lyons Foster Ambery

September 20, 1916

Military Service


Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment)

Division:

3rd Bn.

Citation(s):

British War Medal, Victory Medal

Additional Information


Enlistment:

March 11, 1915
Windsor, Ontario

Son of Mrs. Everett St. Clair Ambery, of Windsor, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 46 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

I. C . 7 .

Location:

Contalmaison is a village in the Department of the Somme, 6 kilometres east-north-east of Albert. The Sunken Road, from which the cemetery is named, is part of the Contalmaison-Pozieres road, and the cemetery lies a little east of the road.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

Send us your images
  • Photo of COLLEY LYONS FOSTER AMBERY– National Progress Pub. Co. 1919
  • Memorial– Photo from the National Memorial Album of Canadian Heroes c.1919. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me.
  • Newspaper Photograph
  • Newspaper Obituary
  • Grave Marker– Photo courtesy Wilf Schofield, England
  • Newspaper Clipping– Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me

Learn more about the Canadian Virtual Memorial

To learn more please visit our help page. If you have questions or comments regarding the information contained in this registry, email vac.cvwm-mvgc.acc@canada.ca or call us.

Date modified: