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Napolian Bourrie

In memory of:

Private Napolian Bourrie

April 23, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

644419

Age:

20

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment)

Division:

4th Bn.

Additional Information


Son of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Bourrie, of Port Severn, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 372 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. 17.

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: Border to Boys. Mircoform Sequence 12; Volume Number 131829_B016721; Reference RG150, 1992-93/314, 156 Page 381 of 934
  • Photo of NAPOLIAN BOURRIE– Napoleon Dupuis Bourrie's great nephew, Michael Bartley of Barrie, Ontario sent me this photo of his Great Uncle who lived in Victoria Harbour in Simcoe County. Michael has given me approval to use this picture for the Grey & Simcoe Foresters Regimental Museum as Pte. Bourrie enlisted with the 157th Bn in 1916. He has also indicated that he approves this picture for the Virtual Memorial. Michael's email address is mrmf@sympatico.ca if you wish to follow up with him.

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