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Joseph Ernest Lapointe

In memory of:

Private Joseph Ernest Lapointe

April 22, 1918

Mercatel, France

Military Service


Service Number:

919840

Age:

22

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Quebec Regiment)

Division:

22e bataillon

Additional Information


Born:

July 24, 1895
Ste-Claire-de-Dorchester, Quebec

Enlistment:

August 17, 1916
Montréal, Quebec

Baptized Joseph-Ernest Audet. Son of Joseph Audet-dit-Lapointe and Octavie Lamontagne, of St-Camille-de-Bellechasse, Québec. He had declared to be born on the 26th when he enlisted.

Commemorated on Page 445 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:

II. E. 4.

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.

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