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James Barclay

In memory of:

Gunner James Barclay

April 21, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

334269

Age:

29

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Garrison Artillery

Division:

1st Bde.

Additional Information


Born:

November 10, 1888

Commemorated on Page 363 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

LIGNY-ST. FLOCHEL BRITISH CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

I. A. 13.

Location:

Ligny-St.Flochel is a village about 6.5 kilometres east of St.Pol on the main road to Arras. The distance from Ligny-St. Flochel to Arras is approximately 24 kilometres. The Ligny-St.Flochel British Cemetery is situated to the south of the village on the east side of the road to the village of Averdoingt.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Circumstances of Death Registers– Source: Library and Archives Canada.  CIRCUMSTANCES OF DEATH REGISTERS, FIRST WORLD WAR Surnames:  Babb to Barjarow. Microform Sequence 5; Volume Number 31829_B016715. Reference RG150, 1992-93/314, 149.  Page 1005 of 1072
  • Newspaper clipping– From the London Free Press April 1918. Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Memorial– The inscription on the memorial to the dead of the 9th Canadian Siege Battery located at Royal Artillery Park in Halifax, Nova Scotia, showing James Barclay's name.
Photo taken by Tom Tulloch.
  • Memorial– The memorial to the dead of the 9th Canadian Siege Battery at Royal Artillery Park, Halifax, Nova Scotia, on which James Barclay's name is inscribed.
Photograph by Tom Tulloch.

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