Record

Unique IDCWGC/8/1/4/1/2/60
File NumberCCM18676
TitleCorporal GEORGE EDWARD TIMMS - WANCOURT BRITISH CEMETERY - Canadian Infantry
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DescriptionFile of correspondence concerning the grave of Corporal George Edward Timms in Wancourt British Cemetery, France, following an enquiry sent to the Commission by his brother.
Content NoteIncludes: Letter from Mr Carl F Timms, brother of Corporal Timms, enquiring as to the location of his brother's grave, with the hope of visiting while his wife and he were in France with the Canadian Pacific Pensioners Party, 22 August 1959; reply from the IWGC Secretary, giving the location of Wancourt British Cemetery and Corporal Timms' grave within it, as well as travel advice, 10 September 1959, which was marked 'return to sender'; a further letter sent to Mr Timms' home address in Vancouver with the same information, as the previous letter had failed to reach him, 12 October 1959.
Date22/8/1959 - 12/10/1959
Extent1 file
CollectionArchive
CategoryEfiles
Cemetery_NameWANCOURT BRITISH CEMETERY
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