Canadian Virtual War Memorial

David Barr

In memory of
Private
David Barr
April 9, 1917
Vimy, France

Military Service:

Service Number:
812178
Age:
27
Force:
Army
Unit:
Canadian Infantry (Alberta Regiment)
Division:
49th Bn.
Citation(s):
Victory Medal, British War Medal

Additional Information:

Born:
July 23, 1889 Pathhead, New Comnock,Ayrshire, Scotland
Enlistment:
April 20, 1916 Edmonton, Alberta

Son of James Barr of Scotland

Commemorated on Page 196 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information:

Cemetery:
BOIS-CARRE BRITISH CEMETERY ; Pas de Calais, France
Grave Reference:
IV. A. 9.
Location:
Thelus is a village 7 kilometres north of Arras and BOIS-CARRE BRITISH CEMETERY is about half a mile east of the village on the south side of the D49 road to Bailleul-sire-Berthoult.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Grave Marker – The grave marker at the Bois Carre British Cemetery located on Vimy Ridge at the eastern edge of the town of Thelus, France. The cemetery is about 6 kilometres from Canada's Vimy Memorial. May he rest in peace. (John & Anne Stephens 2013)
  • Bois Carre British Cemetery – The Bois Carre British Cemetery located on Vimy Ridge at the eastern edge of the town of Thelus, France. The cemetery is about 6 kilometres from Canada's Vimy Memorial.(John & Anne Stephens 2013)

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