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James McNair Clark

In memory of:

Private James McNair Clark

May 23, 1915

Military Service


Service Number:

440

Age:

20

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Manitoba Regiment)

Division:

8th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

November 24, 1894

Son of George and Christina Smith (McNair) Clark, of Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Brother of George Clark who died on July 10, 1915 while serving with Canadian Infantry (Manitoba Regiment).

Commemorated on Page 9 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

GUARDS CEMETERY (CUINCHY)
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

III. SS. 32.

Location:

Cuinchy is a village in the Department of the Pas-de-Calais about 7 Kilometres east of the town of Bethune and north of the N41 which runs between Bethune and La Bassee. About 1 kilometre north-west of the village are cross roads known as Windy Corner and GUARDS CEMETERY (CUINCHY) is a little west of these cross roads.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

Send us your images
  • Photo of James McNair Clark– Photo taken in Winnipeg - 1914 - last photo of James.
  • Newspaper clipping– In memory of the men and women memorialized on the pages of the Winnipeg Evening Tribune during World War One. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me.
  • Grave Marker– Photo courtesy of Wilf Schofield, England.

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