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Gilbert Gauthier

In memory of:

Private Gilbert Gauthier

April 16, 1916


Saint-Éloi, Ypres, Belgium

Military Service


Service Number:

61831

Age:

31

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Quebec Regiment)

Division:

22nd Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

August 12, 1884
St-Martin-de-Laval, Île-Jésus, Quebec

Enlistment:

November 2, 1914
Montréal, Quebec

Son of David Gauthier (deceased in 1913) and Marcelline Leblanc (deceased in 1912), of Montréal, Québec. He stated being born on the 22nd when he enlisted.

Commemorated on Page 90 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:

III. D. 6.

Location:

ELZENWALLE BRASSERIE CEMETERY is located 5 Km south west of Ieper town centre, on the Kemmelseweg, a road connecting Ieper to Kemmel (N331). From Ieper town centre the Kemmelseweg is reached via the Rijselsestraat, through the Lille Gate (Rijselpoort), and straight on towards Armentieres (N365). 900 m after the crossroads is the right hand turning onto the Kemmelseweg. (Made prominent by a railway level crossing). The ELZENWALLE BRASSERIE CEMETERY lies 4 Km along the Kemmelseweg on the right hand side of the road.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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