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James Rodger Buik

In memory of:

Sergeant James Rodger Buik

August 23, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

91142

Age:

23

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Field Artillery

Division:

30th Bty. 8th Bde.

Additional Information


Son of James and Augusta M. Buik, of 662, Huron St., Toronto.

Commemorated on Page 61 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. T. 8.

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

  • Newspaper clipping– From the Toronto Telegram September 1916. Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Newspaper clipping– From the Toronto Telegram September 1916. Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Honour roll– National Trust Great War Plaque
This tablet is in honour of 
those members of the staff
of National Trust Company Limited
who from its several offices at
Toronto Montreal Winnipeg Edmonton
Saskatoon and Regina enlisted for 
service in the defence of the empire
1914 X 1918
James Rodger Buik
Francis Cyprian Crummey
Michael Flynn
Gordon Budd Irving
Percival Molson
William Dickson Robertson
Herbert Boyd Symonds
Wilfrid Burton Tait
James Wilson
Gordon Stevenson Winnibrith
  • Photo of JAMES RODGER BUIK– From the Toronto Star. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Entrance
  • Cross of Sacrifice
  • Cemetery
  • Grave Marker

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