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Alexander McCalmont

In memory of:

Private Alexander McCalmont

June 11, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

880093

Age:

29

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Western Ontario Regiment)

Division:

18th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

September 1, 1888
County Antrim, Irish Republic

Enlistment:

February 28, 1916
Chatham, Ontario

Husband of Rosanna McCalmont, of Thamesville, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 453 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

I. D. 31

Location:

Doullens is a town in the Department of the Somme, approximately 30 kilometres north of Amiens on the N25 road to Arras. The DOULLENS COMMUNAL CEMETERY and EXTENSIONS lie on the eastern side f the town, about 270 metres south-east of the road to Arras.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Medal– McCalmont, Alexander 880093
  • Medal– WWI medals
  • Wartime diary– 10 June 1918
  • Certificate– death certificate
  • Attestation paper
  • Grave marker– Doullens Cemetery
  • Circumstances of death registers
  • Group Photo– Chatham, Ontario 1916
  • Photo of ALEXANDER MCCALMONT– Bramshott, England
  • Biography– Thamesville, Ontario
  • Medals
  • Newspaper clipping– From the Toronto Telegram July 1918. Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of Alexander McCalmont
  • Photo of Alexander McCalmont– (1) Comrades
(2) For King & Country
(3) Take Five
(4) Take Another Five

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