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George Max Clarke

In memory of:

Corporal George Max Clarke

April 18, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

2973

Age:

20

Force:

Army

Unit:

Royal Newfoundland Regiment

Division:

1st Bn.

Additional Information


Son of Lionel B. and Sarah Clarke, of Grand Bank, Burin, Newfoundland.

Commemorated on Page 26 of the Newfoundland Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

III. G. 79.

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

Send us your images
  • Photo of GEORGE MAX CLARKE– In memory of the men and women from Newfoundland who went away to war and did not come home. From the  Rooms Archives and Museum St Johns Newfoundland. Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Memorial Scroll– "Memorial Scroll received by the Clarke family after George's death"
  • Photo of George Maxwell– George Maxwell in his uniform.
  • Monument– Monument in Bonavista where George Maxwell Clarke is commemorated.
  • Monument 2– A closer view of the monument in Bonavista where George Maxwell Clarke is commemorated.
  • Newspaper Clipping– Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me

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