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Joseph Peter Paul

In memory of:

Private Joseph Peter Paul

December 19, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

444953

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Pioneers

Division:

2nd Canadian Pioneer Battalion.

Additional Information


Born:

August 15, 1885

Commemorated on Page 146 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

I. A. 12.

Location:

Sains-en-Gohelle is a mining village 20 kilometres north of Arras on the road to Bethune. Fosse No.10 is a pithead and group of miners' houses south of the village.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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  • Photo of Joseph Peter Paul– He was born on August 15, 1885. He was married twice.  His first wife died of child birth while giving birth to his son Sylvester Peter Paul in 1903.  He remarried again in 1905 and his second wife died of child birth on April 15, 1906 while giving birth Joe Peter Paul. His mother was from Big Cove and her name was Sophia Milliea.  Joseph Peter Paul was a widow at the time of his death at age 31.

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