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Abner Kay

In memory of:

Private Abner Kay

October 17, 1915

Military Service


Service Number:

73802

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Saskatchewan Regiment)

Division:

28th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

August 9, 1884

Commemorated on Page 22 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

I. E. 29.

Location:

WULVERGHEM-LINDENHOEK ROAD MILITARY CEMETERY is located 13 Km south 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). 2 Km after passing the village of Kemmel lies the left hand turning onto the Hooghofstraat. The WULVERGHEM-LINDENHOEK ROAD MILITARY CEMETERY lies 1.5 Km along the Hooghofstraat on the right hand side of the road.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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  • Photo of ABNER KAY– Private Abner Kay, Regina, (a native of Bury), of the Canadian Contingent, was killed in France on October 17th 1915. He left a widow.
Obituary from 'Bury District Soldiers' and Sailors' Memorial Book 1916'
  • Grave Marker– Photo courtesy
Wilf Schofield, England

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