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Edward Bruce Carpenter

In memory of:

Private Edward Bruce Carpenter

March 5, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

426368

Age:

32

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Manitoba Regiment)

Division:

16th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

September 8, 1885

Husband of E. P. Carpenter, of 330, Lillooet St. West, Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan.

Commemorated on Page 381 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

BARLIN COMMUNAL CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

II. E. 16.

Location:

Barlin is a village about 11 kilometres south-west of Bethune on the D188, between the Bethune-Arras and Bethune-St. Pol roads, about 6.5 kilometres south-east of Bruay. The BARLIN COMMUNAL CEMETERY and EXTENSION lie to the north of the village on the D171 road to Houchin.

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:  Canavan to Caswell. Microform Sequence 18; Volume Number 31829_B016727. Reference RG150, 1992-93/314, 162.  Page 375 of 1004.
  • Grave marker– Grave marker photograph courtesy of Len, Chelmsford, Essex, findagrave member.
Edward Bruce Carpenter was born in Caintown, Yonge Tp, Leeds Co., Ont., mar. Effie Pearl Annable of Russell, Osgood Tp, Ont.  At time of enlistment in 1915, they resided in Moose Jaw, Sask.  with children Dorothy, Morris, Minnie, Dolly and Arnold.   (bio G. E. Chase)

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