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Canadian Virtual War Memorial

James Taylor

In memory of:

Private James Taylor

October 1, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

790402

Age:

40

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Machine Gun Corps

Division:

11th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

December 12, 1877
Bolton, Lancashire, England

Enlistment:

January 15, 1916
New Westminster, British Columbia

Son of Charles and Mary J. Taylor, of Bolton, England; husband of Isabella Taylor, of Port Coquitlam, British Columbia. Private Taylor is commemorated on the Port Coquitlam Cenotaph located at Veterans Park in front of City Hall.

Commemorated on Page 510 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

BUCQUOY ROAD CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

III. C. 34.

Location:

BUCQUOY ROAD CEMETERY is situated on the D919 heading south from Arras to Ayette. The Cemetery is on the right hand side of the road, 9 kilometres from Arras, just before a crossroads with the D36 between Ficheux and Boisleux-au-Mont.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Entrance– Photograph of Veterans Park in front of City Hall, Port Coquitlam, British Columbia.
  • Port Coquitlam Cenotaph– Port Coquitlam Cenotaph located in front of City Hall at Veterans Park, Port Coquitlam, British Columbia.
  • Inscription– Private James Taylor is commemorated on the left side of the Port Coquitlam Cenotaph located in Veterans Park which was dedicated by the City of Port Coquitlam in Recognition of the Year of the Veteran and in Remembrance of all Veterans for their Valour, Honour and Sacrifice, 8 November 2005.

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