Record

Unique IDCWGC/8/1/4/1/2/505
File NumberCCM101616
TitlePrivate J. G. EMSLIE - BELGRADE CEMETERY - Canadian Infantry
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DescriptionFile of correspondence concerning the grave of Private J.G. Emslie in Belgrade Cemetery, Belgium. Main topics include: correspondence regarding the replacement of the private memorial marking Private Emslie’s grave with a Commission headstone.
Content NoteIncludes: Copy letter from A.J. Willsher, for the Chief Administrative Officer, to the Secretary, Chief Records Officer, reporting that although the private memorial marking the grave of Private Emslie was in good condition, the details on the inscription panel on grave were illegible, and that a Commission headstone was recommended to replace the memorial, dated 17 December 1955; letter from the Chief Records Officer to the Chief Administrative Officer granting authority for the removal and destruction of the private memorial, dated 19 January 1956.
Date17/12/1955 - 19/1/1956
Extent1 file
CollectionArchive
CategoryEfiles
Cemetery_NameBELGRADE CEMETERY
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