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73rd CANADIAN INFANTRY

(Royal Highlanders of Canada)

12th Canadian Brigade / 4th Canadian Division

 

9th October : Warloy-Baillon.

13th-25th October : Tara Hill. Working  parties.

26th October : In reserve positions between Contalmaison and Pozieres.

30th October : In front line North-East of Courcelette (relief of the 38th Battalion).

2nd November :  Relieved by the 38th Battalion. In support positions near Courcelette.

4th November : Bouzincourt.

10th November : South-West of Pozieres.

11th November : In front line North of Courcelette.

14th November : Relieved by the 47th Battalion. Ovillers.

16th November : Bouzincourt.

19th November : In front line North / North-East of Courcelette (relief of the 47th Battalion and 50th Battalion).

23rd November : Relieved by the 44th Battalion. Ovillers.

25th November : In front line North / North-East of Courcelette (relief of the 44th Battalion and the 50th Battalion).

27th November : Relieved by the 1/6th Black Watch. Ovillers.

29th November : Varennes.

 

61 names

Lieutenant

Paul Lyndon

ARMSTRONG

Killed in action on the 29th October 1916

Rest in peace in Albert Communal Cemetery Extension

 

132400    Lance Corporal

Thomas

BAILEY

Died of wounds on the 22nd November 1916

Rest in peace in Etretat Churchyard

 

133297    Private

Alfred

BAKER

Died of wounds on the 25th November 1916

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

190262    Private

Albert

BARKER

Died of wounds on the 3rd November 1916

Rest in peace in Albert Communal Cemetery Extension

 

132374    Corporal

William Burton

BLANCHE

Killed in action on the 22nd November 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Adanac Military Cemetery

 

132015    Private

Andrew Henderson

BORWICK

Killed in action on the 3rd November 1916

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

132298    Lance Corporal

Edward

BRACEY

Killed in action on the 2nd November 1916

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

219233    Private

George Arthur

CAILE

Killed in action on the 31st October 1916

Rest in peace in Pozieres British Cemetery

 

133126    Private

Thomas

CARTLIDGE

Killed in action on the 12th November 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in Courcelette British Cemetery

 

132867    Private

John

CAVE

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 36

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

132556    Sergeant

Edward Bartlett

CHAFE

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

142081    Private

Thomas Hall

COULTHARD

Killed in action on the 27th November 1916 - Age 42

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

132009    Sergeant

James Sandeman

CUNNINGHAM

Killed in action on the 31st October 1916 - Age 31

Rest in peace in Adanac Military Cemetery

 

124285    Private

Michael James

DURKIN

Killed in action on the 27th November 1916

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

132710    Private

John

EYNOUF

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

145789    Private

Wilburn

FETTERLY

Killed in action on the 31st October 1916

Rest in peace in Pozieres British Cemetery

 

164274    Private

Sydney Arthur

GUYLEE

Died of wounds on the 24th November 1916 - Age 18

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery Extension

 

164100   Private

Allan Duncan

HAMACHER

Killed in action on the 22nd November 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

145289    Private

William

HERRON

Killed in action on the 12th November 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

164278    Private

Frank

HITCHMAN

Killed in action on the 28th November 1916 - Age 25

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

145452    Private

Albert Victor

HOOPER

Killed in action on the 3rd November 1916 - Age 18

Rest in peace in Pozieres British Cemetery

 

132258    Private

Gilbert

HOWLES

Killed in action  on the 30th October 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

132267    Private

Francis

HUGHES

Killed in action on the 12th November 1916 - Age 34

Rest in peace in Courcelette British Cemetery

 

190162    Private

Archie Roy

HUMPHRIES

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 18

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

132118    Private

James Walroud

HUTCHINSON

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 43

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

132193    Private

James

INGLIS

Killed in action on the 27th November 1916

Rest in peace in Adanac Military Cemetery

 

132503    Private

Harry Edwin

JOSS

Died of wounds on the 16th October 1916

Rest in peace in Contay British Cemetery

 

133311    Private

Charles Joseph

KNIGHT

Killed in action on the 19th November 1916 - Age 31

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

126198    Private

Charles Stevens

LAWRENCE

Killed in action on the 22nd November 1916 - Age 32

Rest in peace in Pozieres British Cemetery

 

133166    Private

Walter

LEA

Killed in action on the 21st November 1916 - Age 41

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

164538    Private

Charles Albert

LEACH

Killed in action on the 19th November 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

132048    Sergeant

Philip

MARTIN

Died of wounds on the 26th November 1916 - Age 33

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery Extension

 

132787    Private

William John Joseph

MARTIN

Died of wounds on the 2nd November 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Varennes Military Cemetery

 

416330    Private

Dorr Lawrence

MASON

Killed in action on the 22nd November 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in Adanac Military Cemetery

 

132440    Private

William Newlands

McCALLUM

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

132253    Private

William

McCONACHIE

Died of wounds on the 7th November 1916

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery Extension

 

132721    Private

Frederick Algernon

McCRUM

Died of wounds on the 1st November 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Contay British Cemetery

 

133063    Private

James Isaac

McGURK

Died of wounds on the 20th December 1916 - Age 38

Rest in peace in Birmingham (Lodge Hill) Cemetery

 

132971    Private

Norman Willard

McLAREN

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

132250    Corporal

Frank

McNICOLL

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 28

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

126440    Private

James

MILNE

Killed in action on the 12th November 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

219020    Lance Corporal

Charles

MILTON

Killed in action on the 19th November 1916 - Age 39

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

Lieutenant

Roland Thomas

MOOR

Died of wounds on the 21st November 1916

Rest in peace in Contay British Cemetery

 

132263    Private

Charles

NELSON

Killed in action on the 31st October 1916

Rest in peace in Albert Communal Cemetery Extension

 

132288    Private

Edward

O'ROURKE

Died of wounds on the 3rd December 1916

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery Extension

 

132920    Sergeant

Peter Balfour

PENNINGTON

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 30

Rest in peace in Albert Communal Cemetery Extension

 

124454    Private

George Valentine

PETERSON

Killed in action on the 19th November 1916

Rest in peace in Regina Trench Cemetery

 

Lieutenant

William Edward

REEDMAN

Died of wounds on the 26th November 1916 - Age 30

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

164331    Private

Henry George

RICHARDS

Killed in action on the 2nd November 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

164187    Sergeant

Rudolph Herbert

SASS

Died of wounds on the 22nd November 1916

Rest in peace in Etretat Churchyard

 

132826    Private

James Hush

SCOTT

Died of wounds on the 23rd November 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Contay British Cemetery

 

145020    Lance Corporal

Sydney

SHARD

Killed in action on the 31st October 1916

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

132447    Private

William Alexander

SMILLIE

Killed in action on the 13th November 191

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

133277    Private

Albert

SPEARY

Died of wounds on the 13th November 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in Contay British Cemetery

 

164354     Lance Corporal

Thomas

TEASDALE

Killed in action on the 3rd November 1916 - Age 27

Rest in peace in Adanac Military Cemetery

 

132862    Private

Archibald Loring

TOWSLEY

Killed in action on the 19th November 191

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

Major

Frederick Charles Hilbers

TRYON

Died of wounds on the 14th November 1916 - Age 35

Rest in peace in Contay British Cemetery

 

163162    Private

Walter Harry George

VARNEY

Killed in action on the 21st November 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

132254    Private

John

WALKER

Killed in action on the 15th October 1916

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

132720    Private

Arthur Percival

WILLIAMS

Killed in action on the 19th November 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

 

164596    Private

William John

WRIGHT

Died of wounds on the 4th November 1916 - Age 28

Rest in peace in Contay British Cemetery