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Thomas Duffey

In memory of:

Private Thomas Duffey

February 6, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

446819

Age:

35

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Manitoba Regiment)

Division:

27th Bn

Additional Information


Born:

May 4, 1880
Whitehaven, United Kingdom

Enlistment:

May 11, 1915
Calgary, Alberta

Son of James and Margaret Duffey.

Commemorated on Page 80 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:

I. G. 12.

Location:

LINDENHOEK CHALET MILITARY CEMETERY is located 9 Km south west of Ieper town centre on a road leading from the Kemmelseweg (N331), connecting Ieper to Kemmel. From Ieper town centre the Kemmelseweg is reached via the Rijselsestraat, through the Lille Gate (Rijselpoort) and straight on towards Armentieres (N365). 900 metres after the crossroads is the right hand turning onto the Kemmelseweg. (Made prominent by a railway level crossing.) Immediately after passing the village of Kemmel lies the Lindestraat, a right hand turning leading from the N331. The LINDENHOEK CHALET MILITARY CEMETERY lies 500 metres along the Lindestraat on the right hand side of the road.

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 167 of 1062. According to his Attestation Paper, his surname was spelled Duffey.

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