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Charles Duncan

In memory of:

Private Charles Duncan

June 5, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

436949

Age:

32

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Alberta Regiment)

Division:

49th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

March 20, 1884

Son of James and Magdalene Duncan, of Kincardineshire, Scotland. Husband of Mary T. Duncan, of Fort Garry Hotel, Broadway, Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Commemorated on Page 80 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

WESTOUTRE BRITISH CEMETERY
Belgium

Grave Reference:

H. 11.

Location:

WESTOUTRE BRITISH CEMETERY is located 11.5 Km south west of Ieper town centre on a road leading from the N375 Dikkebusweg. 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 Dikkebusweg. 10 Km along the Dikkebuseweg lies the right hand turning onto the N315 Kemmelstraat. 2.5 Km along the N315 lies the village of Westouter. The cemetery itself is located on the Poperingestraat, 200 metres from the village centre, opposite the fire station.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

  • Circumstances of death registers– Source: Library and Archives Canada. CIRCUMSTANCES OF DEATH REGISTERS, FIRST WORLD WAR. Surnames: Duane to Dzhobiewski. Microform Sequence 30; Volume Number 31829_B016739. Reference RG150, 1992-93/314, 174. Page 393 of 1062.
  • Grave Marker

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