Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Alphonse Guay

In memory of:

Private Alphonse Guay

April 30, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

61244

Age:

31

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Quebec Regiment)

Division:

22nd Bn.

Additional Information


Enlistment:

October 22, 1914
Montreal, Québec

Baptized Joseph-Pierre-Alphonse Guay.

Son of Héliodore Guay and Aurélie Bouchard, of St-Isidore-de-Dorchester, Québec.

He was born on April 30, 1885 in Ste-Agathe-de-Lotbinière, Quebec.

He stated being born in St-Isidore when he enlisted.

Commemorated on Page 96 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

III. C. 5.

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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