Canadian Virtual War Memorial

David Clark Grieve

In memory of
Lieutenant
David Clark Grieve
April 9, 1917

Military Service:

Age:
26
Force:
Army
Unit:
Canadian Infantry (Quebec Regiment)
Division:
13th Bn.

Additional Information:

Born:
October 24, 1890 Aberfeldy, Perthshire, Scotland
Enlistment:
September 23, 1914 Valcartier, Québec

Son of Alexander and Mrs. Grieve of Aberfeldy, Perthshire, Scotland.

Commemorated on Page 247 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information:

Cemetery:
ECOIVRES MILITARY CEMETERY ; Pas de Calais, France
Grave Reference:
VI. C. 17.
Location:
Mont St Eloi is a village in the Department of the Pas-de-Calais, 8 kilometres north-west of Arras. The village stands on high ground overlooking the battlefields of Vimy and Souchez and the main Bethune-Arras road, and the ruined towers that rise from it were used as an observation post during the French attacks at Neuville-St Vaast and Givenchy in May 1915. Ecoivres is a hamlet lying at the foot of the hill, to the south-west and about 1.5 kilometres from Mont St Eloi on the Arras-St Pol line. The ECOIVRES MILITARY CEMETERY is on the D49 road.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Grave Marker – Courtesy Wilf Schofield, England
  • Newspaper clipping – Newspaper clipping of David Greive shown in an Aberfeldy area newspaper after his death.
  • Photo of David Clark Grieve – David Grieve pictured as an Officer.

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