Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Carl Agustus Byrnes

In memory of:

Private Carl Agustus Byrnes

August 15, 1917

Military Service


Service Number:

823743

Age:

20

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Western Ontario Regiment)

Division:

18th Bn.

Additional Information


Son of Thomas John and Mary Frances Byrnes, of 121, Oak St., London, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 211 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

I. K. 3.

Location:

Aix-Noulette is a village in the Department of the Pas-de-Calais, about 13 kilometres south of Bethune on the main road to Arras. From Arras take the D937 towards Bethune. At Aix-Noulette, turn right at the church. The AIX-NOULETTE COMMUNAL CEMETERY and EXTENSION are a few hundred metres on the left side of the road to Bully-Grenay.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Circumstances of Death Registers – Source: Library and Archives Canada.  CIRCUMSTANCES OF DEATH REGISTERS, FIRST WORLD WAR Surnames:  Burbank to Bytheway. Microform Sequence 16; Volume Number 31829_B016725. Reference RG150, 1992-93/314, 160.  Page 913 of 926.
  • Poem – Dear Son, I often sit and think of you, when
I am all alone.
For memory is the only friend that grief can
call its own:
Like ivy on the withered oak, when all things
else decay.
My love for you will keep green and never
fade way.

Original Source: Regimental Rouge. Contributed by E.Edwards www.18thbattalioncef.wordpress.com.
  • Photo of Carl Agustus Byrnes – Enlisted May 1916, with the 142nd Battalion, transferred to the 18th Battalion. Killed at Lens.

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