Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Allen Laidlaw

In memory of
Sapper
Allen Laidlaw
May 21, 1916

Military Service:

Service Number:
5136
Age:
32
Force:
Army
Unit:
Canadian Engineers
Division:
1st Field Coy.

Additional Information:

Husband of Isabella Laidlaw, of Musquash, Saint John, New Brunswick.

Commemorated on Page 115 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information:

Cemetery:
RAILWAY DUGOUTS BURIAL GROUND , Belgium
Grave Reference:
VI. E. 42.
Location:
RAILWAY DUGOUTS BURIAL GROUND (Transport Farm) is located 2 Km south east of Ieper town centre, on the Komenseweg, a road connecting Ieper to Komen (N336). From Ieper town centre the Komenseweg is located via the Rijselsestraat, through the Rijselpoort (Lille Gate) and crossing the Ieper ring road, towards Armentieres and Lille. The road name then changes to Rijselseweg. 1 Km along the Rijselseweg lies the left hand turning onto Komenseweg. The cemetery itself is located 1.2 Km along the Komenseweg on the right hand side of the road.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Grave Marker – The grave marker at the Railway Dugouts Burial Ground Cemetery located approximately 3 kilometres to the south of Ieper, Belgium. May he rest in peace. (J. Stephens 2010)
  • Railway Dugouts Burial Ground – The Railway Dugouts Burial Ground Cemetery, located approximately 3 kilometres to the south of Ieper, Belgium. May they rest in peace. (J. Stephens)

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