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Peter McCorkindale

In memory of:

Serjeant Peter McCorkindale

March 2, 1917

Military Service


Service Number:

33374

Force:

Army

Unit:

Royal Field Artillery

Division:

D Bty. 58th Bde.

Citation(s):

Distinguished Conduct Medal

Additional Information


Commemorated on Page 579 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

B. 79.

Location:

Beaumont is a village some 10 kilometres north of Albert. Take the D.919 road from Puisieux to Mally Maillet until you reach a crossroad signposted Auchonvillers (D.174) on the left hand side. Follow this road until you see Beaumont signposted at a 'T' junction, turn left onto the D.163 and BEAUMONT-HAMEL BRITISH CEMETERY is located on the left about 1 kilometre along this road.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of Peter McCorkindale– Notification of DCM award in local newspaper
  • Newspaper clipping– From the Daily Colonist of April 1, 1917. Image taken from web address of http://archive.org/stream/dailycolonist59y96uvic#page/n0/mode/1up

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