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James Moynihin

In memory of:

Private James Moynihin

April 24, 1915

Military Service


Service Number:

6254

Age:

18

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Western Ontario Regiment)

Division:

1st Bn.

Additional Information


Son of Michael and Mary Moynihin, of Elora, Wellington, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 29 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

BAILLEUL COMMUNAL CEMETERY
Nord, France

Grave Reference:

K. 4.

Location:

Bailleul is a large town in France, near the Belgian border, 14.5 kilometres south-west of Ieper and on the main road from St. Omer to Lille. The BAILLEUL COMMUNAL CEMETERY is on the eastern outskirts of the town. From the Grand place, take the Ieper road and 400 metres along this road is a sign indicating the direction of the cemetery. Turn down the right into a small road and follow for approximately 400 metres, the BAILLEUL COMMUNAL CEMETERY is on the right.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of James Moynihin– Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Memorial– Photo from the National Memorial Album of Canadian Heroes c.1919. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me.
  • Photo of JAMES MOYNIHIN– Photo from the National Memorial Album of Canadian Heroes c.1919. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me.
  • Grave marker– Combined grave marker for Private David John Blayney (top), Private H. J. Childs (middle) and Private James Moynihin (bottom) at Bailleul Communal Cemetery, France.
Image taken 13 July 2014 by Tom Tulloch.
  • Inscription– Detail of grave marker inscription for Private James Moynihin at Bailleul Communal Cemetery, France.
Image taken 13 July 2014 by Tom Tulloch.

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