Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Raymond Arthur Saunders

In memory of:

Gunner Raymond Arthur Saunders

April 25, 1915

Military Service


Service Number:

41589

Age:

18

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Field Artillery

Division:

6th Bty. 2nd Bde.

Additional Information


Son of Josiah C. Saunders, of Hebron, Yarmouth, Nova Scotia.

Commemorated on Page 35 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

II. J. 12.

Location:

POPERINGHE OLD MILITARY CEMETERY is located 10.5 Km west of Ieper town centre, in the town of Poperinge itself. From Ieper Poperinge is reached via N308. From Ieper town centre the Poperingseweg (N308), is reached via Elverdingsestraat then directly over two small roundabouts in the J.Capronstraat. The Poperingseweg is a continuation of the J. Capronstraat and begins after a prominent railway level crossing. On reaching the town of Poperinge the left hand turning from the N308 leads onto the R33 Poperinge ring road. 1 Km along the N33 lies the right hand turning onto Deken De Bolan.The POPERINGHE OLD MILITARY CEMETERY is located 200 metres from the ring road level with the junction with Polenlaan, on the right hand side of the road.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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