Able Seaman Spencer Bigg

Suffolk, England
Death 10 Oct 1918 (aged 29)
Sydney, Cape Breton County, Nova Scotia, Canada
Burial Sydney, Cape Breton County, Nova Scotia, Canada
Plot 1st grave toward gate.
Memorial ID 127525323 View Source
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Able Seaman S. Bigg died of pneumonia/influenza in the Marine Hospital in Sydney, Nova Scotia.
Record of death: (
"S. A. B. Biggs, died 1918 in Sydney, Cape Breton County; death record can be found in Registration Year: 1918 - Book: 30 - Page: 13 - Number: 75"

From the Canadian Virtual War Memorial-
Military Service:-
Rank: Able Seaman
Service Number: VR/5372
Age: 29
Force: Navy
Unit: Royal Naval Canadian Volunteer Reserve

Son of William Bigg of Borley Place, Sudbury, Suffolk, England.

Able Seaman Spencer Bigg is commemorated on Page 368 of Canada's First World War Book of Remembrance.


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  • Added: 6 Apr 2014
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