Canadian Virtual War Memorial
In memory of
April 10, 1917
- Service Number:
- Canadian Infantry (Quebec Regiment)
- 42nd Bn.
- Military Medal, British War Medal and Victory Medal
- Honours and Awards:
- September 6, 1895 Birmingham, Alabama
- September 14, 1915 Estevan, Saskatchewan
Relative of Mrs. W.E. Deckhard of Ida, Arkansas, United States of America.
- LAPUGNOY MILITARY CEMETERY ; Pas de Calais, France
- Grave Reference:
- II. A. 14.
- 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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