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Canadian Infantry

7th CANADIAN INFANTRY

(1st British Columbia)

2nd Canadian Brigade / 1st Canadian Division

 

2nd September : Albert.

7th-10 September : In front line in Pozieres sector.

10th-11th September : In support in Chalk Pit.

12th September : Albert.

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16th-17th September : Albert.

18th-21st September : In support in Chalk Pit.

22nd-25th September : In front line between Mouquet farm and Courcelette.

26th September : In reserve during the attack of the Division towards Regina Trench. Sent in support during the night.

27th September : Taking of a part of Hessian Trench. Relieved by 2nd Canadian Mounted Rifles, moved to Albert.

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6th October : Bouzincourt.

8th October : Albert.

10th October : In support line in Courcelette sector.

13th October : Albert.

15th October : In support line in Courcelette sector.

17th October : Albert.

 

152 names

602258   Private

Arthur John

ALLAN

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in Cerisy-Gailly Military Cemetery

 

429280   Private

George David Storey

ALLENBY

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in Courcelette British Cemetery

 

429233   Lance Corporal

William Thorley

ALLENBY

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

429996   Private

Henry

ANDERSON

Died of wounds on the 21st September 1916 - Age 33

Rest in peace in Wimereux Communal Cemetery

 

429511    Corporal

William Alexander

ATKINS

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

428089    Private

William Robert

AULD

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916 - Age 31

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

602560   Private

James Alexander

BAIN

Died of wounds on the 6th October 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Huntley Cemetery

 

180179   Private

Lewis Walter

BIBBY

Killed in action on the 23rd September 1916 - Age 28

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

442024   Private

Harold Wreford

BIRKETT

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916 - Age 31

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

428118   Private

Walter Thomas

BLACKMAN

Died of wounds on the 24th September 1916 - Age 38

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

140018   Private

Albert James

BLAKE

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in London Cemetery and Extension

 

466498   Private

Charlie

BLAKEY

Killed in action on the 24th September 1916 - Age 39

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

443577   Private

Thomas

BLEZARD

Died of wounds as POW on the 12th October 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in Vis-en-Artois British Cemetery

 

700628   Private

Sydney Thomas

BLOUNT

Killed in action on the 11th October 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

442246   Private

George Merry

BOX

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916 - Age 36

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

442613   Lance Sergeant

Alfred Henry

BRENNAN

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916 - Age 36

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

183638   Private

Albert Quant

BRYANT

Died of wounds on the 12th October 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Contay British Cemetery

 

77774   Sergeant

John

BRYSON

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916 - Age 31

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

401767   Private

Franck A.

BUCK

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

491132   Private

Ernest

BUCKLEE

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

400670   Private

Harley E.

BURNHAM

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916 - Age 25

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

602805   Private

Archie William

BUSHNELL, MM

Killed in action on the 26th September 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

442613   Lance Sergeant

Alfred Henry

BYRNE, served as BRENNAN

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916 - Age 35

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

429535   Private

John Stuart

CAMPBELL

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916 - Age 24

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

16410   Corporal

Thomas George

CAMPBELL

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916 - Age 27

Rest in peace in London Cemetery and Extension

 

183066   Private

Thomas

CARRUTHERS

Killed in action on the 10th October 1916

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

428132   Private

William

CARTWRIGHT

Killed in action on the 22nd September 1916 - Age 39

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

Major

William Archer

CASEY

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916 - Age 29

Rest in peace in Albert Communal Cemetery Extension

 

466247   Private

Rupert John

CLARKE

Died of wounds on the 24th September 1916

Rest in peace in Contay British Cemetery

 

466316   Private

Herbert William King

CLAY

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916 - Age 38

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

180019   Private

James Mansfield

COATES

Killed in action on the 26th September 1916 - Age 35

Rest in peace in London Cemetery and Extension

 

16638   Corporal

Ambrose

COSGROVE

Died of wounds on the 2nd October 1916 - Age 36

Rest in peace in Hatfield Road Cemetery, St Albans

 

429185   Private

John Aloysius

COWELL

Killed in action on the 12th October 1916 - Age 38

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

466455   Private

Ernest William

CROUCH

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

602611   Private

Jesse Henry Edward

CROUCHER

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

467387   Private

Charles Clephane

CUNNINGHAM

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

491304    Private

Harvey J.

CURRIE

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

448067   Private

Richard

DAVIS

Killed in action on the 26th September 1916

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

466716   Private

Edward Stanley

DAWSON

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

466238   Private

James

DICKINSON

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

603043   Lance Corporal

Eugene J.

DONAHUE

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916 - Age 32

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

429549   Private

Paul Eodolphe Marie

DOUTAZ

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916

Rest in peace in Regina Trench Cemetery

 

16420   Sergeant

William Hosle

DRYDEN, DCM

Canadian Army Medical Corps

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916 - Age 28

Rest in peace in London Cemetery and Extension

463982   Private

Robert

DUNCAN

Killed in action on the 23rd September 1916

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

436736    Private

Colin

DYBLE

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916 - Age 27

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

437674    Private

John

EDWARDS

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916 - Age 39

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

602999   Private

Joseph M.

ELLIOTT

Died of wounds on the 9th September 1916 - Age 29

Rest in peace in Albert Communal Cemetery Extension

 

436975   Private

Elvas Frank

ELLITHORPE

Died of wounds on the 27th September 1916

Rest in peace in Contay British Cemetery

 

466704    Private

Frank Herbert

ENGLAND

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

77386   Lance Corporal

John

ERSKINE

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916 - Age 34

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

466389   Private

Michael Edward

EUSTACE

Killed in action on the 24th September 1916

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

467420   Private

Rollin Douglas

FEATHERSTON

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

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

428210   Private

Edward

FOLEY

Killed in action on the 11th October 1916 - Age 38

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

437911   Private

Richard

FONTAINE

Killed in action on the 26th September 1916 - Age 29

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

442067   Private

Charles Richard

FRYER

Killed in action on the 26th September 1916

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

437679   Private

Patrick

FYNES

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

463277   Private

John William

GAMBLE

Died of wounds on the 27th September 1916 - Age 30

Rest in peace in Contay British Cemetery

 

436011    Private

Horace Boddington

GIBBS

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

436769    Private

John

GRAY

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

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

437872    Private

Roderick

GRAY

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

437886   Private

George

GRIMBLE

Killed in action on the 24th September 1916 - Age 30

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

77207    Private

Horace Montague

GUNDRY

Killed in action on the 26th September 1916

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

429028   Private

Benjamin

GUNN

Died of wounds on the 26th September 1916 - Age 27

Rest in peace in Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

437507    Private

John Stuart

GUTHRIE

Killed in action on the 26th September 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

437761   Private

Thomas James

HAFFIE

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916 - Age 27

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

436691   Private

David

HAMMOND

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916 - Age 34

Rest in peace in Courcelette British Cemetery

 

180628   Private

Peter John

HANSEN

Died of wounds on the 28th September 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Boulogne Eastern Cemetery

 

428634   Private

Charles Alvin

HARRIS

Killed in action  on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

422010   Private

Thomas

HARRISON

Died of wounds on the 9th September 1916 - Age 35

Rest in peace in Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

429045   Private

Alfred Charles

HARTREE

Died of wounds on the 16th October 1916 - Age 37

Rest in peace in Albert Communal Cemetery Extension

 

180062   Private

John

HAWKINS

Killed in action on the 24th September 1916

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

442095    Private

James Henry

HAY

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in A.I.F. Burial Ground

 

437706    Private

David Howard

HENDERSON

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916 - Age 42

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n1

 

21067   Private

John Thomas

HENDERSON

Died of wounds on the 25th September 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Contay British Cemetery

 

436418    Private

Cyril Gordon

HENSLER

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

Major

Hickson Rains

HOLLAND

Died of wounds on the 10th September 1916 - Age 31

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

602940    Private

Harry Richard

HOLMES

Killed in action on the 26th September 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

77989    Corporal

William

HOPE

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916 - Age 25

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

437043   Private

Fredrick William

HOWARD

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in Courcelette British Cemetery

 

437789   Private

Sydney John

HOWES

Killed in action on the 26th September 1916

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

429044   Corporal

Robert

HUNTER

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

428004   Private

Lewis James

JAGGER

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

437374    Private

Anton

JASKALA

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916 - Age 25

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

491096   Private

John Charles

KEMP

Died of wounds on the 1st October 1916 - Age 28

Rest in peace in Contay British Cemetery

 

442703   Private

Osip

KLEMUCK

Killed in action on the 12th October 1916

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

21967   Private

Max

KOSTENKO

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

428656   Private

David

LACROIX

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

400888   Private

Henry

LAMBELL

Killed in action on the 26th September 1916 - Age 18

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

428520   Private

Albert Reginald

LAMONT

Killed in action on the 26th September 1916

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

180493    Corporal

Herbert Anthony Rickerson

LAWSON

Killed in action on the 26th September 1916 - Age 39

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n1

 

401366   Private

George Samuel

LUSCOMBE

Died of wounds on the 11th September 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

183060   Private

Wilber

LYNESS

Killed in action on the 12th October 1916 - Age 29

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

Lieutenant

Arthur Bell Esterford

MACE

Killed in action on the 12th October 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Albert Communal Cemetery Extension

 

467525   Private

Ronald

MAJOR

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

467378   Private

Henry Lorimer

MANN

Killed in action on the 26th September 1916 - Age 30

Rest in peace in Courcelette British Cemetery

 

466715   Private

John

MANSON

Killed in action on the 23rd September 1916 - Age 29

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

466050   Private

Frederick

MARSDEN

Killed in action on the 11th October 1916 - Age 39

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

602449   Private

George Henry

MARSHALL

Died of wounds on the 27th September 1916 - Age 40

Rest in peace in Contay British Cemetery

 

429762   Private

John

McARDLE

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

467460   Private

Julian Van Kleeck

McDONALD

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Rest in peace in Courcelette British Cemetery

 

442158   Private

Malcolm

McDONALD

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916 - Age 30

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

16255   Corporal

Samuel

McDOWELL, MM

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

442069   Private

Duncan

McKENZIE

Accidentally killed on the 12th September 1916

Rest in peace in Pozieres British Cemetery

 

466220   Private

William Stewart

McLEAN

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916 - Age 40

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

491362   Private

Arthur William

McMATH

Died of wounds on the 8th September 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

A/28686   Private

Roderic George Marston

McRAE

Killed in action on the 26th September 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

428528   Private

Ernest Edward

MILBURN

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

428522   Private

Frederick Gavin

MILLAR

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916 - Age 33

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

466929   Private

Robert Walker

MILLAR

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

464449   Private

George

MITCHELL

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916

Rest in peace in Cerisy-Gailly Military Cemetery

 

442144   Private

Alfred

MORGAN

Killed in action on the 26th September 1916

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

17150   Lance Sergeant

Stanley Richard

MORTISON

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

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

180972   Private

James

O'CONNOR

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916

Rest in peace in A.I.F. Burial Ground

 

466214   Private

William

O'HARA

Killed in action on the 26th September 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in A.I.F. Burial Ground

 

429692   Private

Thomas

OLDACRE

Died of wounds on the 12th September 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

466940   Private

Alexander Crichton

PARK

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916 - Age 17

Rest in peace in London Cemetery and Extension

 

183167   Private

William Ross

PAUL

Died of wounds on the 14th October 1916 - Age 42

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

466210    Private

Matthew Erskine

PEDDIE

Killed in action on the 26th September 1916 - Age 38

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

466313    Private

William Thomas

PENHALE

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916 - Age 27

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

422756   Private

Herbert

POTTER

Killed in action on the 22nd September 1916 - Age 36

Rest in peace in Pozieres British Cemetery

 

463346   Private

John Douglas

PRESTOE

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916 - Age 25

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

466474   Private

Charles Alexander

PURKISS

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

A/28700   Lance Corporal

Algernon Claude Burford

RANDALL

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

491264   Private

Harold

RAVEN

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Courcelette British Cemetery

 

77783   Private

James

REID

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

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

428759   Private

Alexander

ROBERTSON

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

463169   Private

William James

ROSSITER

Killed in action on the 26th September 1916 - Age 40

Rest in peace in Albert Communal Cemetery Extension

 

429653   Private

Ernest

ROYLE

Killed in action on the 26th September 1916

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

17053    Private

Harold Frank

SANDS

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916 - Age 25

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

463182    Private

Robert Graham

SCOTT

Killed in action on the 22nd September 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

401589    Private

Frederick Thomas

SCULTHORPE

Died of wounds on the 10th September 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

466985    Private

William Ward

SHORT

Killed in action on the 26th September 1916 - Age 37

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

466268    Private

Arthur

SMITH

Killed in action on the 26th September 1916 - Age 44

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

443086    Lance Corporal

Arthur Peter

SMITH

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916 - Age 32

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

446673    Private

Colin

SMITH

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916 - Age 30

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

429642   Lance Corporal

Ewart Gladstone

SMITH

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

467131    Private

George Leddingham

SMITH

Died of wounds on the 14th September 1916 - Age 30

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

466227    Private

George Bernard

STAPLEFORD

Killed in action on the 26th September 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

443187    Private

Thomas Henry

STIRZAKER

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916 - Age 28

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

442006   Company Sergeant Major

Roland George

SUMMERS

Died of wounds on the 11th September 1916 - Age 36

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

77260    Corporal

Oscar

SVENSSON

Died of wounds on the 9th September 1916 - Age 30

Rest in peace in Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

Lieutenant

Arthur

TAYLOR

Died of wounds on the 22nd September 1916

Rest in peace in Contay British Cemetery

 

466225    Private

Jack

THOMPSON

Killed in action on the 24th September 1916 - Age 29

Rest in peace in A.I.F. Burial Ground

 

443330    Private

Marmaduke Christie

TUNSTALL

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

442234    Lance Corporal

Frederick Norton

WARLOW

Died of wounds on the 1st October 1916 - Age 32

Rest in peace in Ste Marie Cemetery

 

401837   Private

Jack

WELLS

Killed in action on the 23rd September 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

491313    Private

Joseph

WESTWOOD

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

401840    Private

Frank

WILLIAMSON

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

466105    Private

James Stuart

WOOD

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

Lieutenant

Thomas Arthur

WORSEY

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916 - Age 34

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

183178   Private

Clifford Eugene

WRIGHT

Killed in action on the 11th October 1916

Commemorated on Vimy Memorial

 

 

 

466381   Private

Thomas Malcolm

YOUNG

Died of wounds on the 10th September 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery