Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Arnold Gelder

In memory of
Corporal
Arnold Gelder
April 11, 1917

Military Service:

Service Number:
45279
Age:
35
Force:
Army
Unit:
Canadian Engineers
Division:
2nd Field Coy.

Additional Information:

Born:
April 22, 1882

Brother of John Henry Gelder, of 22, Chesnut St., Halifax, Yorks, England.

Commemorated on Page 242 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information:

Cemetery:
LAPUGNOY MILITARY CEMETERY ; Pas de Calais, France
Grave Reference:
III. D. 4.
Location:
Lapugnoy is a village and commune in Pas-de-Calais, 6 kilometres west of Bethune. From the centre of Lapugnoy, head south-west on the D70 in the direction of Marles-les-Mines. On the outskirts of the centre there is a crucifix at the side of the main road, turn right here towards Allouagne. After approximately 500 metres there is a track on the left hand side (the Cemetery is signposted here) and the LAPUGNOY MILITARY CEMETERY can be found on the left hand side, approximately 500 metres, along this track.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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