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John Morrison

In memory of:

Private John Morrison

June 6, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

53254

Age:

35

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry, Canadian Expeditionary Force

Division:

18th Bn.

Citation(s):

1914-15 Star.

Additional Information


Born:

October 22, 1880
Glasgow, Scotland

Enlistment:

October 22, 1914
Windsor, Ontario

Brother of Mary Shirlaw and William Morrison, both of Glasgow, Scotland.

Commemorated on Page 139 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. L. 3.

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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