Canadian Virtual War Memorial

James May

In memory of:

Corporal James May

October 22, 1915

Military Service


Service Number:

A/36974

Age:

41

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment)

Division:

4th Bn.

Additional Information


Son of John and Elizabeth Harriet May, of Maplesville, Kentucky, U.S.A.; husband of Fanny Fowler May.

Commemorated on Page 28 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

I. F. 161.

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 James May in Bailleul Communal Cemetery, Nord, France.
Image taken 13 July 2014 by Tom Tulloch.

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