Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Raymond Vaughan Turner

In memory of:

Private Raymond Vaughan Turner

October 3, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

415965

Age:

21

Force:

Army

Unit:

5th Canadian Mounted Rifles (Quebec Regiment)

Additional Information


Born:

August 16, 1898

Son of William and Louise Turner, of 266, Creighton St., Halifax, Nova Scotia.

Commemorated on Page 175 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. F. 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.

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  • Gravemarker– Photo courtesy of Gary Nelson
  • Photo of Raymond Vaughan Turner– circa 1915

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