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Private George Agar

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Private George Agar Veteran

Birth
Goderich Township, Huron County, Ontario, Canada
Death
24 Jul 1917 (aged 21)
Bethune, Departement du Pas-de-Calais, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Burial
Lillers, Departement du Pas-de-Calais, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France Add to Map
Plot
V. D. 48.
Memorial ID
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Private George Agar enlisted with the 96th Battalion at Saskatoon, Saskatchewan on December 14, 1915. Posted to France with the 15th Battalion on April 21, 1917 and assigned to D Company. On July 20, 1917 he was seriously wounded by shrapnel in the chest and both legs near Loos, France. His brother James carried him out of the line to the 58th Casualty Clearing Station, where he died four days later.
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Cenotaph here
Private George Agar enlisted with the 96th Battalion at Saskatoon, Saskatchewan on December 14, 1915. Posted to France with the 15th Battalion on April 21, 1917 and assigned to D Company. On July 20, 1917 he was seriously wounded by shrapnel in the chest and both legs near Loos, France. His brother James carried him out of the line to the 58th Casualty Clearing Station, where he died four days later.
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Cenotaph here

Gravesite Details

Private, Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment). Age: Unknown.



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  • Maintained by: Home Children Canada
  • Originally Created by: War Graves
  • Added: Aug 7, 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID:
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/56475301/george-agar: accessed ), memorial page for Private George Agar (3 Jan 1896–24 Jul 1917), Find a Grave Memorial ID 56475301, citing Lillers Communal Cemetery, Lillers, Departement du Pas-de-Calais, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France; Maintained by Home Children Canada (contributor 47220772).