Birth: April 12, 1895 in Poznań, Miasto Poznań, Wielkopolskie, Poland
Death: July 6, 1943 (age 48) in Sidney, B.C.
Hilda was born in Posen, then part of Prussia. From 1815 to 1849 Posen was in the Grand Duchy of Posen, Prussia. From 1949 to 1918, it was in the province of Posen, Prussia. After 1918 it became part of Poland, in the Wielkopolskie Voivodeship (Province), and is known as Poznán.
Hilda’s brother, Martin Boas is also buried in this cemetery.
Gravesite Details: Row B – Plot 6
Her devotion to,
and sacrifice for
her mother will
always be an
inspiration to her
loving son and brothers
whom she left behind.
Henry Boas (1860-1936)
Martha Boas (1865-1943)