Canadian Virtual War Memorial

John Hatchell Halliday Christie

In memory of:

Lieutenant John Hatchell Halliday Christie

April 10, 1917

Givenchy-en-Gohelle, France

Military Service


Service Number:

400269

Age:

25

Force:

Army

Unit:

2nd Canadian Mounted Rifles (British Columbia Regt.)

Citation(s):

British War Medal and Victory Medal

Additional Information


Born:

October 28, 1891
Glenavy, Ireland

Enlistment:

June 4, 1915
Montreal, Québec

Son of the Reverend William John Christie and Emma Jane Halliday Christie, of Barnbidge, Ireland.

Commemorated on Page 216 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

LA CHAUDIERE MILITARY CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

VII. C. 2.

Location:

LA CHAUDIERE MILITARY CEMETERY is approximately 3 kilometres south of Lens and is situated on the north-western outskirts of Vimy.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Circumstances of Death Registers – Source: Library and Archives Canada.  CIRCUMSTANCES OF DEATH REGISTERS, FIRST WORLD WAR Surnames:  CHILD TO CLAYTON.  Microform Sequence 20; Volume Number 31829_B016729. Reference RG150, 1992-93/314, 164.  Page 235 of 1068.
  • Honor Roll – From the "McGill Honour Roll, 1914-1918".  McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, 1926.
  • Newspaper Clipping – From the Renfrew Mercury for 27 April 1917.
  • Newspaper Clipping – From the Perth Courier for 4 May 1917.
  • Grave Marker – The grave marker at La Chaudiere Military Cemetery located at the foot of Vimy Ridge, very near the town of Vimy, France. The cemetery is 13 kilometres north of Arras, France. May he rest in peace. (John & Anne Stephens 2013)
  • Cemetery – La Chaudiere Military Cemetery - La Chaudiere Military Cemetery is located at the foot of Vimy Ridge, very near the town of Vimy, France. The cemetery is 13 kilometres north of Arras, France. May they rest in peace. (John & Anne Stephens 2013)
  • Newspaper Clipping – Source: McGill Daily October 1, 1917

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