Canadian Virtual War Memorial
In memory of
October 30, 1917
- Service Number:
- Canadian Infantry (Alberta Regiment)
- 49th Battalion
- November 19, 1887
- April 24, 1916 Edmonton, Alberta
Son of Peter and Mary Decoteau, of Battleford, Saskatchewan.
- PASSCHENDALE NEW BRITISH CEMETERY , Belgium
- Grave Reference:
- XI. A. 28.
- Passchendaele (Passendale) New British Cemetery lies 10.5 Kms north-east of Ieper town centre on the S'Graventafelstraat, a road leading from St Jan to Passendale. Two roads connect Ieper town centre onto the Zonnebeekseweg; the Torhoutstraat leads from the market square onto a small roundabout. At the roundabout the first right turn is Basculestraat. At the end of Basculestraat, there is a crossroads and Zonnebeekseweg is the turning to the left. 7 Kms along the Zonnebeekseweg, in the village of Zonnebeke, lies the left hand turning onto the Langemarkstraat (further on this street name changes to Zonnebekestraat). 2 Kms along this road, and after passing Dochy Farm New British Cemetery, lies the right hand turning onto the 'S Graventafelstraat. 4 Kms along the 'S Graventafelstraat, and after passing the New Zealand Memorial, lies the cemetery on the left hand side of the road.
Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.
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