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Alec Howell-Harries

In memory of:

Private Alec Howell-Harries

October 29, 1915

Military Service


Service Number:

56138

Age:

20

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment)

Division:

19th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

November 29, 1894
Carleton-in-Cleveland, Yorks, England

Son of Sidney H. and Annie Harris of Haughton-le-Skerne, Darlington, England.

Commemorated on Page 20 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

I. F. 179.

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.

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  • Grave Marker– Grave marker for Alec Howell-Harries in Bailleul Communal Cemetery, Nord France.
Image taken 13 July 2014 by Tom Tulloch.

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