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Peter McCullie

In memory of:

Private Peter McCullie

August 16, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

409346

Age:

22

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Western Ontario Regiment)

Division:

18th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

February 9, 1894

Son of Mr. and Mrs. James McCullie, of Happyhansel Schoolhouse, Walls, Shetland.

Commemorated on Page 123 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:

III. N. 4.

Location:

RIDGE WOOD MILITARY CEMETERY is located 5 Km south west of Ieper town centre, on the Slijpstraat, a road leading from the Kemmelseweg. (Connecting Ieper to Kemmel N331). From Ieper town centre the Kemmelseweg is reached via the Rijselsestraat, through the Lille Gate (Rijselpoort), and straight on towards Armentieres (N365). 900 m after the crossroads is the right hand turning onto the Kemmelseweg. (Made prominent by a railway level crossing). 4 km along the Kemmelseweg on the right hand side lies Elzenwalle Military Cemetery, which marks the junction with Slijpstraat. RIDGE WOOD MILITARY CEMETERY lies 1 Km along the Slijpstraat, after a small staggered crossroads.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

  • Memorial– Wall War Memorial, Shetland Islands.
  • Memorial– Base of war memorial. Private McCullie's name is spelled incorrectly as MacCullie.
  • Circumstances of Death Registers– "Killed in Action" Trenches south of Vierstraat.

Contributed by E.Edwards www.18thbattalioncef.wordpress.com
  • Newspaper clipping– Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me

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