Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Walter Barugh

In memory of:

Private Walter Barugh

March 10, 1915

Military Service


Service Number:

28

Age:

30

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Manitoba Regiment)

Division:

8th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

October 10, 1884

Son of A. M. Barugh, of 20, Ashfield Terrace, Bingley, Yorks, England, and the late Tom Barugh. Born at Bridlington, Yorks.

Brother of Private Wilfred Broadley Barugh, who died while serving with the Canadian Machine Gun Corps.

Commemorated on Page 4 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

RUE-DAVID MILITARY CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

II. A. 6.

Location:

Fleurbaix is a village about 5 kilometres south-west of Armentieres. RUE-DAVID MILITARY CEMETERY lies to the south-east of the village. Leave Fleurbaix heading towards Armentieres, 300 metres from the centre of Fleurbaix turn right towards Bois Grenier. After a further 1 kilometre turn right again, follow the road round a sharp left hand bend, and the Cemetery is approximately 500 metres further on.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Newspaper clipping– In memory of the men and women memorialized on the pages of the Winnipeg Evening Tribune during World War One. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me.
  • Inscription– This inscription was found whilst I was recording our local war dead in Bingley, West Yorkshire, England

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