Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Arthur Dudley Coddington

In memory of:

Private Arthur Dudley Coddington

April 9, 1917

Military Service


Service Number:

707067

Age:

19

Force:

Army

Unit:

2nd Canadian Mounted Rifles (British Columbia Regt.)

Additional Information


Born:

November 7, 1897
Santa Cruz, California

Enlistment:

March 6, 1916
Victoria, British Columbia

Son of Arthur and Anne Bartlett Coddington, of Victoria, British Columbia. A Student at Seattle, Washington, U.S.A., at time of enlistment.

Commemorated on Page 218 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:

VIII. A. 14.

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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  • Photo of Arthur Dudley Coddington – Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Photo of Arthur Dudley Coddington – Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Newspaper clipping – From the Daily Colonist of June 16, 1917. Image taken from web address of https://archive.org/stream/dailycolonist59y162uvic#page/n0/mode/1up
  • Circumstances of Death Registers – Source: Library and Archives Canada.  CIRCUMSTANCES OF DEATH REGISTERS, FIRST WORLD WAR Surnames:  CLEAL TO CONNOLLY.  Microform Sequence 21; Volume Number 31829_B016730. Reference RG150, 1992-93/314, 165.  Page 517 of 1384.
  • 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)
  • 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)

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