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Melville Bonus

In memory of:

Private Melville Bonus

August 10, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

663543

Age:

23

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Machine Gun Corps

Division:

4th Bn.

Additional Information


Son of James and Matilda Bonas, of Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 371 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:

VI. A. 12.

Location:

Crouy is a village about 16 kilometres north-west of Amiens on the west side of the River Somme, on the Amiens-Abbeville main road. The CROUY BRITISH CEMETERY is a little south of the village on the west side of the road to Cavillon and there is a Commonwealth War Graves Commission signpost on the main road.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

  • Circumstances of Death Registers– Source:  Library and Archives Canada.  CIRCUMSTANCES OF DEATH REGISTERS FIRST WORLD WAR Surnames: Blampie to Booth; Mircoform Sequence 11; Volume Number 131829_B016720; Reference RG150, 1992-93/314, 155 Page 663 of 762
  • Milton Ontario War Memorial– Milton Ontario War Memorial (1926), Victoria Park Square, Milton, 
Ontario, Canada.
  • Milton Ontario War Memorial
  • Grave Marker– Crouy British Cemetery
The Somme, France
(photo from Maple Leaf Legacy Project - permisson of use)

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