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Walter Ian Brown

In memory of:

Private Walter Ian Brown

September 9, 1915

Military Service

Service Number:







Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment)


3rd Bn.

Additional Information


July 21, 1893

Son of Robert Fulton Brown and Elizabeth Brown, of Ville St. Pierre, Quebec. Native of Scotland.

Commemorated on Page 7 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information

Grave Reference:

III. A. I.


PLOEGSTEERT WOOD MILITARY CEMETERY is located 12.5 Km south of Ieper town centre, on a road leading from the Rijselseweg N365, which connects Ieper to Wijtschate, Mesen, Ploegsteert and on to Armentieres. From Ieper town centre the Rijselsestraat runs from the market square, through the Lille Gate (Rijselpoort) and directly over the crossroads with the Ieper ring road. The road name then changes to the Rijselseweg. 2 Km after Mesen lies the left hand turning onto Rue St Yvon. Immediately after passing Prowse Point Military Cemetery lies a right hand turning onto a small road track (unsuitable for vehicles). 1.2 km after this junction lies the PLOEGSTEERT WOOD MILITARY CEMETERY, along the track leading into the wood.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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