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Canadian Virtual War Memorial

George Herbert Bowlby

In memory of:

Captain George Herbert Bowlby

November 10, 1916

Military Service


Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Army Medical Corps

Additional Information


Commemorated on Page 57 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

THE UNITED KINGDOM 1914-1918 MEMORIAL, BROOKWOOD
Surrey, United Kingdom

Grave Reference:

N/A

Location:

The Commonwealth War Graves Commission has announced that this memorial is due to be erected in the near future. 178 names will be commemorated.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Honour Roll– From the "University of Toronto / Roll of Service 1914-1918", published in 1921.  Please note that this record says he has no known grave location, but this biography says he is buried in Kitchener, Ontario.
  • Newspaper Clipping
  • Photo of George Bowlby– From: The Varsity Magazine Supplement Fourth Edition 1918
published by The Students Administrative Council, University of Toronto.  
Submitted for the Soldiers' Tower Committee, University of Toronto, by Operation Picture Me.
  • Photo of George Bowlby– In memory of the men and women from the Waterloo area who went to war and did not come home. From the booklet, Peace Souvenir – Activities of Waterloo County in the Great War 1914 – 1918. From the Toronto Public Library collection.

Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me.
  • Waterloo Memorial Booklet– In memory of the men and women from the Waterloo area who went to war and did not come home. From the booklet, Peace Souvenir – Activities of Waterloo County in the Great War 1914 – 1918. From the Toronto Public Library collection.

Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me.
  • The Soldiers' Tower– The Soldiers' Tower was built at University of Toronto in 1924 in memory of those lost to the University in the Great War. Their names are carved on the Memorial Screen.  Photo:  K. Parks.

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