Canadian Virtual War Memorial

James Walter Beach

In memory of:

Private James Walter Beach

October 10, 1915

Military Service


Service Number:

74165

Age:

31

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Saskatchewan Regiment)

Division:

"D" Coy. 28th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

July 3, 1884

Son of Walter and Margaret Agnes Beach, of 249.5, Notre Dame Avenue, Winnipeg. Native of Morecambe, Lancs., England.

Commemorated on Page 4 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

I. B. 168.

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 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 cemetery is on the right and the BAILLEUL COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION is at the bottom end.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Circumstances of Death Registers– Source: Library and Archives Canada.  CIRCUMSTANCES OF DEATH REGISTERS FIRST WORLD WAR Surnames:  Bea to Belisle  Mircoform Sequence 7; Volume Number 31829_B016717. Reference RG150, 1992-93/314, 151.  Page 13 of 724.
  • Photo of JAMES WALTER BEACH– In memory of the men from the 28th Battalion CEF who went to war and did not return. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me

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