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Canadian Virtual War Memorial

William John Mussen

In memory of:

Private William John Mussen

March 19, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

402796

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Western Ontario Regiment)

Division:

18th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

May 25, 1889

Commemorated on Page 140 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

II. B. 2.

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– Circumstances of Death Register: "DIED OF WOUNDS" (Gun Shot Sounds Abdomen) At No. 1 Canadian Casualty Clearing Station.
  • Photo of WILLIAM JOHN MUSSEN– Photo of Pte. Mussen. Source: SASH Group Facebook page.

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