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Courtney Williams

In memory of:

Private Courtney Williams

July 13, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

167119

Age:

19

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Pioneers

Division:

2nd

Additional Information


Born:

April 2, 1897
Stellarton, Nova Scotia

Enlistment:

November 15, 1915
Sydney Mines, Nova Scotia

Son of Elisha and Georgina (Harrigan) Williams, Port Felix, Guysborough County, Nova Scotia.

Commemorated on Page 182 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

K. 30.

Location:

DICKEBUSCH NEW MILITARY CEMETERY is located 5 Km south west of Ieper town centre, in the village of Dikkebus itself. ( * Dikkebus is the modern spelling of Dickebusch). From Ieper town centre the Dikkebusseweg (N375), is reached via Elverdingsestraat, straight over a roundabout onto J. Capronstraat (for 30 metres), then left along M. Fochlaan. Immediately after the train station, the first right hand turning is the Dikkebusseweg. On reaching the village of Dikkebus, the DICKEBUSH NEW MILITARY CEMETERY is located on the Kerkstraat, which is a small street turning left off the Dikkebusseweg. 200 metres along this street, and just beyond the village church lies the cemetery. This cemetery lies opposite Dickebusch New Military Extension.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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