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Edgar S Purcell

In memory of:

Private Edgar S Purcell

April 22, 1900
Bloemfontein, South Africa

Military Service


Service Number:

8140

Force:

Army

Unit:

The Royal Canadian Regiment

Additional Information


Son of Mrs. June Purcell of Halifax, Nova Scotia. Formerly served with the 66th Prince Louise Fusliers.

Commemorated on Page 33 of the South African War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

PRESIDENT BRAND CEMETARY (BLOEMFONTEIN)
South Africa

Grave Reference:

N/A

Location:

On the corner of Church and President Street.

Digital Collection

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  • Newspaper clipping– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Gravemarker
  • Letter from J. Irving p.1
  • Letter from J. Irving p.2
  • Letter from mother p.1
  • Letter from mother p.2

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