Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Douglas Cameron Thomson

In memory of:

Lieutenant Douglas Cameron Thomson

September 2, 1918

Military Service


Age:

20

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Alberta Regiment)

Division:

10th Bn.

Additional Information


Son of John and Lillian Blakley Thomson, of Port Credit, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 512 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

WANQUETIN COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

II. C. 13.

Location:

Wanquetin is a village approximately 12 kilometres west of Arras and approximately 6 kilometres north of Beaumetz. WANQUETIN COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION lies to the north-east of the village on the road to Warlus (D.59).

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Portrait of the Thomson brothers– Portrait of the Thomson brothers.  Source: William Perkins Bull. "From Brock to Currie: the military development and exploits of Canadians in general and of the men of Peel in particular, 1791 to 1930."  Toronto, 1935.
  • Grave Marker– Grave marker for Lt. Douglas Thomson
Courtesy of Wilf Schofield, England, 2009.

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