Canadian Virtual War Memorial
In memory of
January 3, 1917
- Service Number:
- Canadian Infantry (Manitoba Regiment)
- 78th Battalion
- August 6, 1898
Son of James and Mary Thorburn, Winnipeg, Canada. Born in Lanarkshire, Scotland.
- CABARET-ROUGE BRITISH CEMETERY ; Pas de Calais, France
- Grave Reference:
- II. D. 15.
- Souchez is a village in the Department of the Pas-De-Calais, 3.5 kilometres north of Arras on the main road to Bethune. It lies in the valley of the Souchez river, between the Lorette Bridge to the west and Vimy Ridge to the east. The CABARET-ROUGE BRITISH CEMETERY is about 1.5 kilometres south of the village on the west side of the D937 Arras-Bethune Road.
Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.
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