In memory of


Arne Jensen

who died on 10 Apr 1917

Service details
  Service Army
  Unit 44th Battalion, New Brunswick Regiment
  Rank Private
  Service number 472716
  Date of death 19170410
  Cause of death killed in action
Narrative history
  472716 Private (44th Battalion, New Brunswick Regiment) Arne Jensen (b.1888) of Saskatoon was KIA 19170410 at Vimy Ridge and is commemorated on the Vimy Memorial north of Arras, Pas-de-Calais, for the 11,000+ Canadian soldiers who perished in northern France with no known grave. He was the son of Christian and Kristofine Jensen of Henningsvaer, Lofoten, Norway. Arne was working as a cook and baker when he enlisted at Saskatoon late in 1915.
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Memorial information
  Saskatchewan rural municipality for commemoration 344 - Corman Park
  Cemetery or memorial location Vimy Memorial, Pas-de-Calais, France    

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Personal information
  Date of birth 18881103
  Place of birth Henningsvaer, Lofoten, Norway    (Please click here for map.)
  Date of enlistment 19151129
  Place of enlistment Saskatoon    (Please click here for map.)
  Residence on enlistment Saskatoon    (Please click here for map.)
  Occupation cook
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