The Royal Canadian Regiment and
The First World War - 1914-1919

Victoria Jewish Cemetery

On Fernwood Road at Cedar Hill Road, opened in the 1860's, was BC's first Jewish Cemetery. (Limited access)

For more information - CWGC

Royal Canadians buried at the Victoria Jewish Cemetery are listed below.

Regt. No. Rank. Given Names. Surname. Date of Death. Remarks. CVWM/CWGC Link; Grave Ref.
15041PteJoseph LouisVINCE02-Apr-15 CVWM
Grave Ref: 2

CWGC headstone for Pte Joseph Vince

15041 PRIVATE
JOSEPH L. VINCE
R.C.R. - C.E.F
2nd APRIL, 1915
SON OF THE LATE
SARAH AND LOUIS VINCE
OF BALLARAT
VICTORIA AUSTRALIA

Photo by Jack Bates, a member of the Canadian Expeditionary Force Study Group.

Jack Bates also provided the following scan of an article from the Times Colonist published following Private Vince's death.

CWGC headstone for Pte Joseph Vince

Pro Patria

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