Canadian Virtual War Memorial

George Brunswick Lawson

In memory of:

Private George Brunswick Lawson

March 26, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

70241

Age:

23

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (New Brunswick Regiment)

Division:

"B" Coy. 26th Bn. Ca.nadian Inf.

Additional Information


Born:

August 13, 1893

Son of Mr. and Mrs. Brunswick A. Lawson, of Fernmount, New Brunswick.

Commemorated on Page 117 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

WESTOUTRE CHURCHYARD EXTENSION
Belgium

Grave Reference:

II. B. 5.

Location:

WESTOUTRE CHURCHYARD is located 11.5 Km south west of Ieper town centre, on a road leading from the N375 Dikkebusseweg. From Ieper town centre the Dikkebusseweg (N375) is located via Elverdingsestraat, straight over a roundabout onto J.Capronstraat (for 30 metres), then left along M.Fochlaan. Immediately after the train station, the first right hand turning is the Dikkebusseweg. 10 Km along the Dikkebuseweg after passing through the villages of Dikkebus and Deklijte, lies the right hand turning onto the N315 Kemmelstraat. 2.5 Km along the N315 lies the village of Westoutre.(Now spelt Westouter). The WESTOUTRE CHURCHYARD is located in the centre of the village and the Commission plot is located on the far right hand side of the cemetery after entering the site.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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