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Milton Clayton

In memory of:

Gunner Milton Clayton

June 14, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

348175

Age:

20

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Field Artillery

Division:

5th Bde.

Additional Information


Son of Arthur and Julia Clayton, of 1238a, St. Clair Avenue West, Toronto.

Commemorated on Page 385 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

WAILLY ORCHARD CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

III. D. 1.

Location:

Wailly is a village in the Department of the Pas-de-Calais about 6 kilometres south-west from Arras in the valley of the little river Crinchon. WAILLY ORCHARD CEMETERY stands above the village on its outskirts in part of the old orchard.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Attestation Papers– Source: Library and Archives Canada.  CIRCUMSTANCES OF DEATH REGISTERS, FIRST WORLD WAR Surnames:  CHILD TO CLAYTON.  Microform Sequence 20; Volume Number 31829_B016729. Reference RG150, 1992-93/314, 164.  Page 1059 of 1068
  • Newspaper Clipping
  • Newspaper Clipping– From the Toronto Star. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Commemorative Plaque– Humberside Collegiate Institute, Toronto, Ontario.
  • Memorial Plaque– Memorial Plaque for Gunner Milton Clayton.  Located in St. George's on-the-hill (Anglican), 4600 Dundas Street West, Etobicoke, Ontario.

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