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Gordon Wilson Crow

In memory of:

Lieutenant Gordon Wilson Crow

September 17, 1916

Military Service


Age:

23

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Field Artillery

Division:

7th Bty. 2nd Bde.

Citation(s):

Military Cross

Honours and Awards:

Military Cross

Additional Information


Son of Mr. J. H. and Isabella Crow, of Welland, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 73 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

II. D. 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

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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 GORDON WILSON CROW– Photo from the National Memorial Album of Canadian Heroes c.1919. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me.
  • Honour Roll– From the "University of Toronto / Roll of Service 1914-1918", published in 1921.
  • Photo of Gordon Wilson Crow– From: The Varsity Magazine Supplement published by The Students Administrative Council, University of Toronto 1916.  
Submitted for the Soldiers' Tower Committee, University of Toronto, by Operation Picture Me.
  • Acta Victoriana War Supplement– Source:  , Victoria College, Toronto, Ontario, December 1919.
  • Photo of Gordon Crow– Source:  Acta Victoriana War Supplement, Victoria College, Toronto, Ontario, December 1919.

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