Canadian Virtual War Memorial

James Thompson

In memory of:

Private James Thompson

April 14, 1917

France

Military Service


Service Number:

141559

Age:

19

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Machine Gun Corps

Additional Information


Born:

December 7, 1897
Hamilton, Ontario

Enlistment:

July 27, 1915
Hamilton, Ontario

Son of Mrs. Joseph Thompson of Hamilton, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 338 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

ORCHARD DUMP CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

III. J. 27.

Location:

Orchard Dump Cemetery is in the village of Arleux-en-Gohelle, on the main road (D919) from Arras to Henin-Lietard. The cemetery lies on the left side of this road approximately 1 kilometre from the village of Bailleul-Sire-Berthoult.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Grave Marker– A photograph of the headstone at the Orchard Dump Cemetery. May he rest in peace.(J.Stephens)
  • Orchard Dump Cemetery– Orchard Dump Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France (J.Stephens)

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