Person:Arthur Rice (5)

Lance Corporal Arthur George Rice
Facts and Events
Name[1][2][3] Lance Corporal Arthur George Rice
Gender Male
Birth[1][2][3] 8 Aug 1891 Rockland, Russell, Ontario, Canada
Military[4] 25 Nov 1915 Ottawa, Carleton, Ontario, Canadaenlistment
Death[1][2][3] 8 Aug 1918 Hangard Wood, France
Burial[3][5] no known grave. Remembered on the Canadian National Vimy Memorial on Vimy Ridge, France
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Lance Corporal Arther George Rice, in Canada War Graves Registers (Circumstances of Casualty), 1914-1948. (Ottawa, Ontario: Library and Archives Canada)

    Lance Corporal, Canadian Infantry (Quebec Regiment,) 13th Battalion, Service No: 145687

    "Previously reported Missing, believed Wounded, now Killed in Action"

    He was attached to the 4th Tank Battalion, 4th Tank Brigade as observer durng the attack South West of HANGARD WOOD. Shortly after the commencement of the attack the tank in which he was riding was seen to be in flames, and later his body, badly burned, was found and buried.

  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Rice, Arthur George 145687, in Canadian Great War Project.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 Lance Corporal Arthur George Rice, in For King and Empire: Canada's Soldiers in the Great War.

    Arthur's nephew, Col. Gary H. Rice (Ret.) has provided an excellent biographical article that is available on this web site. Click [1] to read the biography.

  4. Arthur George Rice, in Canada. Soldiers of the First World War. (Ottawa, Ontario, Canada: Library and Archives Canada)

    Regimental Number: 145687
    Date of Birth: 08/08/1891
    Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 8220 - 35Item Number:597572

    Attestation Form - Arthur George Rice - front
    Attestation Form - Arthur George Rice - back
    Military File - Arthur George Rice 18 mb

  5. Canada. Canada Virtual War Memorial.

    Lance Corporal Arthur George Rice

    This site also includes photos and the biographical article mentioned above.