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Ernest Clarke

In memory of:

Sapper Ernest Clarke

July 22, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

172350

Age:

37

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Engineers

Division:

2nd Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

September 1, 1880

Son of Albert and Elizabeth Clarke of Leicester, England; husband of Lily Clarke (nee Brant), of 142, Seventh St., New Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

Commemorated on Page 385 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

DUISANS BRITISH CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

VI. G. 46.

Location:

Duisans and Etrun are villages in the Department of the Pas-de-Calais, about 9 kilometres west of Arras. The DUISANS BRITISH CEMETERY lies in Etrun but takes its name from the nearer village of Duisans. It is one kilometre north of Duisans on the D339 road off the Route nationale N39 (Arras-St Pol), in the angle of the Arras Habarcq road and a track leading to Haute-Avesnes.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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  • Circumstances of Death Registers– Source: Library and Archives Canada.  CIRCUMSTANCES OF DEATH REGISTERS, FIRST WORLD WAR Surnames:  CHILD TO CLAYTON.  Microform Sequence 20; Volume Number 31829_B016729. Reference RG150, 1992-93/314, 164.  Page 813 of 1068
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