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Wallace Rodd Coles

In memory of:

Lance Corporal Wallace Rodd Coles

August 11, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

111102

Age:

30

Force:

Army

Unit:

5th Canadian Mounted Rifles (Quebec Regiment)

Additional Information


Born:

July 12, 1886
Milton, Prince Edward Island

Enlistment:

May 28, 1915
Amherst, Nova Scotia

Son of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph S. Coles, of Kenwith Farm, Winsloe, Prince Edward Island.

Commemorated on Page 68 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

BEDFORD HOUSE CEMETERY (ENCLOSURE 4)
Belgium

Grave Reference:

Enclosure No.4 I. S. 10.

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.

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