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Norman Septimus Broughton

In memory of:

Private Norman Septimus Broughton

October 21, 1917

Military Service


Service Number:

135251

Age:

23

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Machine Gun Corps

Division:

11th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

June 6, 1894

Son of Mr. and Mrs. Norman Broughton, of Orillia, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 207 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

CALAIS SOUTHERN CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

Plot A. Row 2. Grave 5.

Location:

CALAIS SOUTHERN CEMETERY is a civil cemetery lying on the south of the main road to Dunkerque. Follow the A16 autoroute from Calais to Dunkirk. Come off at Junction 19 in the direction of Merck and follow the road to the junction. Turn left into Calais at junction and follow the road for approximately 3 kilometres. The Communal Cemetery is on the left hand side of the road, 50 metres after the traffic lights. To find the Commonwealth War Graves, proceed along the main pathway to the rear left hand side of the Cemetery.

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: Broad to Broyak. Mircoform Sequence 14; Volume Number 31829_B016723; Reference RG150, 1992-93/314, 158 Page 339 of 1128
  • Newspaper Clipping– Clipping from the Toronto Star for 21 September 1917, page 2.
  • Grave Marker
  • Calais Southern Cemetery
  • Calais Southern Cemetery
  • Calais Southern Cemetery
  • Calais Southern Cemetery
  • Calais Southern Cemetery
  • Calais Southern Cemetery

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