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Cemetery Identification
Cemetery ID: CAN-01556
Cemetery Name: Back River Memorial Gardens Cemetery
Section: King Edward New (Map B2)
Cemetery Location
Country: Canada
City: Montreal
Street: Sauve between St. Denis, Berri and Lajeunesse
Cemetery Details
Number of Burials: 699
Number of Photographs: 695
Cemetery Description:

The Back River Memorial Gardens Cemetery dates back to the late 1800s and is still in active use. It is located about five miles from downtown Montreal. See, which includes further information about the cemetery and maps. For additional information, contact The Back River Memorial Gardens, c/o Baron de Hirsch Cemetery, 5015 de la Savane, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H4P 1V1, Tel: 514-735-4696, Fax 514-735-4698, Email: Website:

All JOWBR updates to Back River sections include enhanced photos and data entry by Gary Perlman of the Jewish Genealogical Society of Montreal: Translations and data validation assistance were provided by Steve Goldberg.

Data last updated: 04/12/2019

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