Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Harry John Hall

In memory of:

Major Harry John Hall

October 8, 1916

Military Service


Age:

38

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Manitoba Regiment)

Division:

43rd Bn.

Citation(s):

Military Cross

Honours and Awards:

Military Cross

Additional Information


Born:

May 10, 1878
Invermere, Rosshire, Scotland

Enlistment:

November 18, 1914
Winnipeg, Manitoba

Son of Louisa Hall, of Langhorne Gardens, Folkestone, England.

Commemorated on Page 97 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

CONTAY BRITISH CEMETERY
Somme, France

Grave Reference:

II. A. 13.

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.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of HARRY JOHN HALL– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Memorial Cross– Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me

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