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Gordon Mitchell

In memory of:

Second Lieutenant Gordon Mitchell

August 17, 1917

Military Service


Age:

22

Force:

Army

Unit:

Royal Engineers

Division:

96th Field Coy.

Additional Information


Son of James and Mary Ann Mitchell, of Springburn, Glasgow. Native of Bonnybridge, Stirlingshire, Scotland.

Commemorated on Page 579 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

IV. B. 41.

Location:

The Cemetery is located on the Diksmuidseweg road (N369) in the direction of Boezinge. From Ieper station turn left into M.Fochlaan and go to the roundabout, turn right and go to the next roundabout. Here turn left and drive to the next roundabout, where you should turn right into Oude Veurnestraat. Take the second turning on the left, which is the Diksmuidseweg and carry on under the motorway bridge and the cemetery is another 300 metres on the left hand side of the road. N.B. Bard Cottage Cemetery is the first cemetery on the left, the second being Talana Farm Cemetery.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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