Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Robert Wilson

In memory of:

Sergeant Robert Wilson

June 30, 1917

Military Service


Service Number:

452043

Age:

26

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment)

Division:

58th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

September 18, 1890

Son of Janet Wilson; husband of Dorothy A. Wilson of Toronto, Ontario. Born in Scotland.

Commemorated on Page 351 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:

II. A. 9.

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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  • Old Toronto City Hall– The Toronto Street Railway Memorial plaque is located inside the Old City Hall in Toronto, Ontario.
  • Toronto Street Railway War Memorial
  • Newspaper Clipping
  • Newspaper clipping– Poem written by Lieutenant Gould in honour of Sgt. Robert Wilson, published in the Toronto Star on January 16th, 1918.
  • Photo of Robert Wilson– Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • 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)

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