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George Dunn

In memory of:

Sapper George Dunn

September 20, 1917

Military Service


Service Number:

63285

Age:

33

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Engineers

Division:

3rd Tunnelling Coy.

Additional Information


Born:

September 11, 1888

Son of Michael and Catherine Dunn. Born at Liverpool, England.

Commemorated on Page 232 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:

J. 15.

Location:

RAMPARTS CEMETERY lies within the town of Ieper itself, 1 Km south of Ieper the Market Square. The Rijselsestraat connects the Market Square with the Rijselpoort (Lille Gate) and on to Armentieres. Prior to passing through the Lille Gate and immediately after the Police station, is the right hand turning onto the Kanonweg. The RAMPARTS CEMETERY is located on a pathway along the Ramparts, 50 metres along the Kanonweg.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

  • Circumstances of death registers– Source: Library and Archives Canada. CIRCUMSTANCES OF DEATH REGISTERS, FIRST WORLD WAR. Surnames: Duane to Dzhobiewski. Microform Sequence 30; Volume Number 31829_B016739. Reference RG150, 1992-93/314, 174. Page 619 of 1062.
  • Cemetery– The Ramparts Lille Gate Cemetery, in the town of Ieper (Ypres), Belgium.  (J. Stephens)
  • Cemetery– Ramparts Cemetery (Lille Gate) … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Cross of Sacrifice– Cross of Sacrifice … Ramparts Cemetery (Lille Gate) … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Epitaph– Epitaph: 'Father in Thy Gracious Keeping, Leave we now this soldier sleeping'
  • Grave Marker– A photograph of the headstone at the Ramparts Lille Gate Cemetery, just inside the Lille Gate at Ieper (Ypres), Belgium. May he rest in peace. (J. Stephens)
  • Grave Marker– Grave marker … Ramparts Cemetery (Lille Gate) … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens

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