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Clarence Lorne Adamson

In memory of:

Private Clarence Lorne Adamson

June 25, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

47936

Age:

20

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment)

Division:

15th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

January 20, 1896

Son of John Clarke Adamson and Phyllis Adamson, of 182, Manly St., Midland, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 45 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

BEDFORD HOUSE CEMETERY (ENCLOSURE 4)
Belgium

Grave Reference:

Enclosure No.4 I. Q. 7.

Location:

BEDFORD HOUSE CEMETERY ENCLOSURE NO.4 is located 2.5 Km south of Ieper town centre. The cemetery lies on the Rijselseweg (N365), the road connecting Ieper to Armentieres. From Ieper town centre the Rijselsestraat runs from the market square, through the Lille Gate (Rijselpoort) and directly over the crossroads with the Ieper ring road. The road name then changes to the Rijselseweg. The cemetery itself is located 2 Km after this crossroads on the left hand side of the Rijselseweg.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Entrance
  • Cemetery
  • Cross of Sacrifice
  • Grave Marker
  • Shoulder patch– Shoulder patch worn by 15th Battalion (48th Highlanders of Canada). Photo BGen G. Young 15th Battalion Memorial Project Team..
 
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  • Badge– 15th Bn cap badge. Photo  BGen G. Young 15th Battalion Memorial Project Team.
 
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  • Record of Service– Record of Service Card (front side).  Submitted by 15th Bn Memorial Project Team.
  • Record of Service– Record of Service Card (rear side).  Submitted by 15th Bn Memorial Project Team.
  • Badge– Cap Badge 37th Bn.  Pte Adamson enlisted with this unit befor being transfered to the 15th bn as a reinforcement.  Submitted by Capt (retired) V. Goldman, 15th Bn Memorial Project Team.

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