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Robert Shaw

In memory of:

Private Robert Shaw

August 9, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

144494

Age:

29

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Quebec Regiment)

Division:

87th Bn. Canadian Inf .

Additional Information


Born:

January 27, 1892

Son of Robert and Mary Shaw, of 1, Riverside East, Usk Rd., Newport, Mon., Wales.

Commemorated on Page 499 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

CAIX BRITISH CEMETERY
Somme, France

Grave Reference:

II. I. 14.

Location:

The village of Caix is situated about 28 kilometres south-east of Amiens, midway between the N29, Amiens to St. Quentin road, and the D934, Amiens to Roye road. The CAIX BRITISH CEMETERY is south of the village. From the centre of the village on the main road, D28, in the direction of Beaucourt en Santerre, turn left at the D41 in the direction of Le Quesnel. About 200 metres along this road is the local communal cemetery and the first CWGC signpost will be found. Turn left just before the local cemetery and follow the side road where the CAIX BRITISH CEMETERY will be found on the right.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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