Canadian Virtual War Memorial

William McLean Day

In memory of:

Sergeant William McLean Day

June 3, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

17109

Age:

25

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (British Columbia Regiment)

Division:

7th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

July 4, 1890

Son of Mrs. Keith Sutherland Day, of 208, Regina St., New Westminster, British Columbia, and the late Arthur F. Day.

Commemorated on Page 76 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

I. A. 42.

Location:

AEROPLANE CEMETERY is located 3.5 Km north east of Ieper town centre on the Zonnebeekseweg (N332), a road connecting Ieper to Zonnebeke. Two roads connect Ieper town centre onto the Zonnebeekseweg; the Torhoutstraat leads from the market square onto a small roundabout. At the roundabout the first right turn is Basculestraat. At the end of Basculestraat there is a cross roads and Zonnebeekseweg is the turning to the left. The cemetery itself lies 3 Km along the Zonnebeekseweg on the right hand side of the road, shortly after a French cemetery.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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