Unique IDCWGC/8/1/4/1/2/601
File NumberCCM102048
TitleCorporal MARCUS CHISHOLM - VIMY MEMORIAL - Canadian Infantry

CWGC_8_1_4_1_2_601 (CCM102048).pdf

DescriptionFile of correspondence regarding Corporal Marcus Chisholm who is commemorated on the Vimy Memorial, France. Main topics include: correspondence from next of kin regarding request for information about the location of Corporal Chisholm’s name on the Vimy Memorial; correspondence confirming the location of Corporal Chisholm’s name on the memorial.
Content NoteIncludes: Copy of letter from Flight Lieutenant R.W. Chisholm, nephew of the casualty, to the CWGC Canadian Agency requesting information to help locate the name of Corporal Chisholm on the Vimy Memorial, which he had been unable to find, dated 13 November 1962; letter from R.W. Chisholm to the CWGC stating that he was unaware of a further panel that had been added to incorporate additional names not included on the original lists, which possibly listed Corporal Chisholm’s name, dated 29 November 1962; letter from A.R.C. Prentis, for the CWGC Director-General, to R.W. Chisholm confirming that Corporal Chisholm’s name was on the Vimy Memorial, and that the names of those commemorated were listed horizontally and alphabetically by rank, making it difficult to identify individual names, dated 29 January 1963.
Date13/11/1962 - 29/1/1963
Extent1 file
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