Canadian Virtual War Memorial

James Laidlaw Sibbald

In memory of:

Private James Laidlaw Sibbald

October 24, 1917

Military Service


Service Number:

905092

Age:

18

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Machine Gun Corps

Division:

7th Coy.

Additional Information


Son of James Alexander Sibbald and Sarah Jane Sibbald. Born at Duluth, Minnesota, U.S.A.

Commemorated on Page 325 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

I. F. 6.

Location:

The OXFORD ROAD CEMETERY is located to the North East of the town of Ieper. From the station turn left and drive along M.Fochlaan to the roundabout, turn right and go to the next roundabout. Here turn left into M.Haiglaan and drive to the next roundabout. Here turn right into Oude Veurnestraat, this then changes into Diksmuidseweg and Brugseweg drive along this road to the traffic lights. Straight over the lights to the end of the road. At the T junction turn left (still Brugseweg) and continue along this road through the village of Sint Jan (N313). After the village you come to a fork in the road, take the right hand fork and the OXFORD ROAD CEMETERY is 50 metres along on the right hand side.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Circumstances of death registers– Private James Laidlaw Sibbald
  • Cross of Sacrifice
  • Entrance
  • Grave Marker– Photo courtesy Keith Boswell, England
  • Grave marker

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