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William James Bruce

In memory of:

Private William James Bruce

February 7, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

28955

Age:

33

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Forestry Corps

Division:

35th Coy.

Additional Information


Son of Robert and Christina Macdonald Bruce, of Tain, Scotland.

Commemorated on Page 376 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

GREVILLERS BRITISH CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

X. E. 5.

Location:

Grevillers is a village in the Department of the Pas de Calais, 3 kilometres west of Bapaume. From Bapaume take the RD929 direction Amiens, turn immediately right onto the RD7, signpost indicates the GREVILLERS BRITISH CEMETERY at this junction. After 500 metres turn left at junction onto RD29, signpost indicates cemetery which is on the right after a further 500 metres.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

  • Circumstances of Death– Source: Library and Archives Canada.  CIRCUMSTANCES OF DEATH REGISTERS FIRST WORLD WAR Surnames: Brubacher to Bunyan. Mircoform Sequence 15; Volume Number 31829_B016724; Reference RG150, 1992-93/314, 159 Page 49 of 668
  • Grave Marker– Photo courtesy of Keith Boswell, England

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