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Canadian Virtual War Memorial

William Eggleshaw

In memory of:

Private William Eggleshaw

October 18, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

1048371

Age:

23

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Forestry Corps

Division:

22nd Coy.

Additional Information


Born:

August 25, 1895

Son of William and Margaret Eggleshaw, of 13, Scotholme Avenue, Hyson Green, Nottingham, England.

Commemorated on Page 403 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

CHAMPAGNOLE COMMUNAL CEMETERY
Jura, France

Grave Reference:

C. 2.

Location:

Champagnole is a town in the Department of Jura, 30 kilometres north-east of Lons-le-Saunier on the D471. The Communal Cemetery is located in the north-east of the town near the railway station. The 20 war graves are in 8 separate plots with chippings and will be found immediately to the left of the cemetery entrance.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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IN MEMORY OF THE MEN FROM SALMON ARM DISTRICT WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918. OUR HEROIC DEAD / THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE.

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