Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Maurice Murray

In memory of:

Private Maurice Murray

December 2, 1915

Military Service


Service Number:

67943

Age:

23

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Nova Scotia Regiment)

Division:

25th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

June 29, 1892
Ship Harbour, Newfoundland and Labrador

Enlistment:

December 22, 1914
Halifax, Nova Scotia

Son of Maurice and Katherine Murray of Ship Harbour, Placentia Bay, Newfoundland.

Commemorated on Page 86 of the Newfoundland Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

I. E. 26.

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 at Bailleul Communal Cemetery, France for Private Maurice Murray.
Image taken 13 July 2014 by Tom Tulloch

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