Pte Walter Frederick Dicks

Pte Walter Frederick Dicks

Death 4 Oct 1918 (aged 34)
Cenotaph Ottawa, Ottawa Municipality, Ontario, Canada
Plot Lot 29 - 128NW
Memorial ID 20625755 View Source
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Dicks Family Line

Walter was the oldest son of Walter Dicks and Caroline Beach. He was the younger brother of my Great Grandmother, Annie Dicks Rutledge.

He was unmarried and joined the service later than most, at the age of 31 in 1915. He had followed in his Grandfather's work and was a bricklayer.


Military Service:
Service Number: 457179
Force: Army
Unit: 5th Canadian Mounted Rifles (Quebec Regiment)

My GG-Uncle is buried in France at the following:

Bourlon Wood Cemetery
Pas-de-Calais, France
Plot: II. E. 1

but his name appears on the Family tombstone in the Beechwood Cemetery along with his parents & sisters.

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  • Created by: SusanR
  • Added: 25 Jul 2007
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  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Pte Walter Frederick Dicks (22 Feb 1884–4 Oct 1918), Find a Grave Memorial ID 20625755, citing Beechwood Cemetery, Ottawa, Ottawa Municipality, Ontario, Canada ; Maintained by SusanR (contributor 46905592) .