Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Frederick Charles Hilbers Tryon

In memory of:

Major Frederick Charles Hilbers Tryon

November 14, 1916

Military Service






Canadian Infantry (Quebec Regiment)


73rd Bn.

Additional Information

Son of Stephen and Mary Tryon, of Clifton, Bristol, England; husband of Yvonne Gabrielle Victoria Tryon, of 161, St. Famille Street, Montreal.

Commemorated on Page 175 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Somme, France

Grave Reference:

VIII. A. 3.


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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  • Group Photo– Charles Tryon with his daughter, Myriam Hilbers Hurtubise (born May 27 1913).
  • Photo of Frederick Charles Hilbers Tryon– Photo taken from "A Short History and Photographic Record of the 73rd Battalion, Canadian Expeditionary Force, Royal Highlanders of Canada" .  Page 8.  OFFICERS OF 'C' COMPANY
  • Attestation Papers (Front)– OFFICERS' DECLARATION PAPER
(Source Library and Archives Canada
Soldiers of the First World War.

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