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Edward Perks

In memory of:

Private Edward Perks

August 27, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

3106172

Age:

24

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Expeditionary Force

Division:

116th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

October 2, 1893
St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador

Enlistment:

December 14, 1917
Toronto, Ontario

Son of Mrs. Mary Perks, of St. John's, Newfoundland.

Commemorated on Page 96 of the Newfoundland Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

DURY CRUCIFIX CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

II. A. 46.

Location:

Dury is a village about 17 kilometres east-south-east of Arras. Travelling from Arras Centre, take the N39 Arras-Cambrai road for approximately 16.5 kilometres, where you turn left along D956. On this road take the first right fork of the Y Junction at 900 metres. Take the first right at 650 metres. The DURY CRUCIFIX CEMETERY lies on the left side of this road 100 metres from the junction.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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