Canadian Virtual War Memorial

George Blakey

In memory of:

Second Lieutenant George Blakey

September 16, 1916

Military Service


Force:

Army

Unit:

King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry

Division:

9th Bn.

Additional Information


Commemorated on Page 570 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Somme, France

Grave Reference:

N/A

Location:

The Thiepval Memorial will be found on the D73, off the main Bapaume to Albert road (D929).

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Newspaper Clipping– Newspaper clipping from Daily Telegraph October 4, 1916. Image taken from web address http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/ww1-archive/12213367/Daily-Telegraph-October-4-1916.html

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