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Adolphe Victor Roy

In memory of:

Major Adolphe Victor Roy

October 6, 1915

Military Service


Age:

47

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Quebec Regiment)

Division:

22nd Bn.

Citation(s):

Mentioned in dispatches (Sir John French October 15, 1915)

Additional Information


Born:

September 7, 1868
Montreal (Notre-Dame), Quebec

Enlistment:

November 10, 1914
St-Jean, Quebec

Baptized Marie-Victor-Guillaume-Adolphe Roy. Son of Adolphe Roy (deceased in 1899) and Hermine Hudon (deceased in 1871). Husband of Nathalie Hubrecht, of Montréal, Québec, and Paris, France.

Commemorated on Page 35 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:

VII. A. 14.

Location:

LA LAITERIE MILITARY CEMETERY is located 7 Km south of Ieper town centre on the Kemmelseweg (N331), connecting Ieper to Kemmel. From Ieper town centre the Kemmelseweg is reached via the Rijselsestraat, through the Lille Gate (Rijselpoort) and straight on towards Armentieres (N336). 900 metres after the crossroads is the right hand turning onto the Kemmelseweg made prominent by a level crossing. The cemetery is located on the right hand side of the road, 5 km after joining the Kemmelseweg.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Diary entry– Georges Vanier, Soldier: The Wartime Letters and Diaries, 1915-1919 - By Georges Philias Vanier
  • Photo of ADOLPHE VICTOR ROY
  • Newspaper clipping
  • Photo of Adolphe Victor Roy
  • Photo of Adolphe Victor Roy
  • Grave marker
  • Newspaper Clipping– Clipping from the Toronto Star for 18 October 1915.
  • Newspaper Clipping– The Globe Toronto Monday October 11, 1915
  • Photo of Adolphe Victor Roy– Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me

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