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James Minorgan

In memory of:

Company Quarter Master Sergeant James Minorgan

April 9, 1917

Military Service

Service Number:





Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment)


75th Bn.

Additional Information


December 6, 1895

Commemorated on Page 295 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:



The CANADIAN CEMETERY No. 2 is about 2.5 kilometres north of the village of Neuville-St. Vaast. The village is about 6 kilometres north of Arras and 1 kilometre east of the main road from Arras to Bethune. The cemetery is on a spur road turning left from the road to Givenchy-en-Gohelle, about 1 kilometre south of the Canadian Memorial at Vimy.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of JAMES MINORGAN– Photo of Sgt Minorgan from a Yard Long photograph of D Company 162 Overseas Bn taken at Camp Niagara 1916
  • Photo of JAMES MINORGAN– Memorial Card for James Minorgan saved by my late Grandmother who was a neighbour in Sundridge
  • Photo of JAMES MINORGAN– Greta Margaret Minorgan wife of James Minorgan from the Hornibrook Family Photograph Album
  • Photo of JAMES MINORGAN– Photograph of Allan Minorgan taken April 1917 son of James Minorgan he would have never seen him.  From the Hornibrook Family Album
  • Photo of James Minorgan– Photo of QMSgt James Minorgan Camp Niagara 1916 source LAC Photo Collection
  • Photo of James Minorgan– James Minorgan in military uniform (photo held at the Sundridge-Strong Union Library, Sundridge, ON -  (Note: copyright has expired according to Cdn law)
  • Cemetery– Canadian Cemetery No. 2 - The Canadian Cemetery No. 2 is located on Vimy Ridge and is attached to the grounds of Canada's Vimy Memorial. The cemetery is about 6 kilometres north of Arras, France.(John & Anne Stephens 2013)
  • Grave Marker– The grave marker at the Canadian Cemetery No. 2 is located by the grounds of Canada's Vimy Memorial. The cemetery is about 6 kilometres north of Arras, France. May he rest in peace. (John & Anne Stephens 2013)

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