Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Joshua Samuel Clayton

In memory of:

Private Joshua Samuel Clayton

June 2, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

111096

Age:

29

Force:

Army

Unit:

4th Canadian Mounted Rifles (2nd Central Ontario Regt.)

Additional Information


Son of Joshua P. and Eva J. Clayton, of 331, Prince Edward St., Saint John, New Brunswick.

Commemorated on Page 68 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

II. K. 13.

Location:

ST. JULIEN DRESSING STATION CEMETERY is located 6 Km from Ieper town centre on the Peperstraat, a road leading from the Brugseweg (N313), connecting Ieper to Brugge. Two streets connect Ieper town centre onto the Brugseweg; Torhoutstraat leads from the market square onto the Kalfvaartstraat. At the end of Kalfvaartstraat is a large junction on which Brugseweg is the first right hand turning. 5 Km along the Brugseweg, just before the village of St Juliaan, lies the right hand turning onto Peperstraat. The cemetery itself lies immediately after this right hand turning, on the left hand side of the road.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Attestation Papers– Source: Library and Archives Canada.  CIRCUMSTANCES OF DEATH REGISTERS, FIRST WORLD WAR Surnames:  CHILD TO CLAYTON.  Microform Sequence 20; Volume Number 31829_B016729. Reference RG150, 1992-93/314, 164.  Page 1055 of 1068
  • St. Julien Dressing Station Cemetery
  • Entrance
  • Grave Marker

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