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John Edmonds

In memory of:

Private John Edmonds

August 1, 1917

Military Service


Service Number:

231460

Age:

28

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Labour Corps

Division:

3rd Bn.

Citation(s):

1914-15 Star.

Additional Information


Born:

October 3, 1888
Middleboro, Middlesex, England

Enlistment:

April 8, 1916
Edmonton, Alberta

Spouse of Henrietta Edmonds of Edmonton, Alberta.

Commemorated on Page 233 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

II. B. 23.

Location:

CANADA FARM CEMETERY is located 8.5 Km north west of Ieper town centre, on the Elzendammestraat, a road leading from the Veurnseweg N8 connecting Ieper to Elverdinge and on to Veurne. From Ieper town centre the Veurnsewweg (N8), is reached via Elverdingsestraat, then turning right onto Haiglaan. Veurnseweg is a continuation of Haiglaan. On reaching the village of Elverdinge the Steentjesmolenstraat N333 leads towards Poperinge. 2 Km along the Steentjesmolenstraat lies the right hand turning onto Elzendammestraat. The cemetery itself is located 1 Km along the Elzendammestraat on the right hand side of the road.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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