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Albert Edward Galbraith

In memory of:

Private Albert Edward Galbraith

September 18, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

423023

Age:

26

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Machine Gun Corps

Division:

7th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

May 16, 1890
Carmen, Manitoba

Enlistment:

April 14, 1915
Portage-La-Prairie, Manitoba

Son of James Galbraith of Miami, Manitoba.

Commemorated on Page 89 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

CONTAY BRITISH CEMETERY
Somme, France

Grave Reference:

I. D. 7.

Location:

Contay is a village in the Department of the Somme on the main road, Amiens to Arras. The CONTAY BRITISH CEMETERY lies on the left (north east) side of the road to Franvillers. There are no access problems. There is a CWGC road sign next to the church and square of the village and next to the D23, Franvillers - Corbie, sign. The distance from the CWGC sign to the Cemetery is approximately 650 metres.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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