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Edwin John Sims

In memory of:

Private Edwin John Sims

December 1, 1917

Military Service


Service Number:

14667

Age:

23

Force:

Army

Unit:

Lord Strathcona's Horse (Royal Canadians), R.C.A.C.

Division:

"B" Sqdn.

Additional Information


Born:

November 12, 1892

Son of Edwin Sims and Frances Cook, his wife, of Loch Monar, Manitoba.

Commemorated on Page 326 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

RUYAULCOURT MILITARY CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

F. 22.

Location:

Ruyaulcourt is a village in the Department of the Pas-de-Calais 11 kilometres east of Bapaume on the D7 and 19 kilometres south-west of Cambrai. The RUYAULCOURT MILITARY CEMETERY lies 500 metres north of Ruyaulcourt village along an unmarked road but is signposted to the left by the village church as you enter Ruyaulcourt from Bapaume.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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