Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Samuel Frederick Nicholls

In memory of:

Gunner Samuel Frederick Nicholls

June 1, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

105

Age:

18

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Field Artillery

Division:

1st Canadian Div. Ammunition Column

Additional Information


Born:

November 27, 1896

Son of Mr. S. F. and Mrs. N. K. Nicholls, of I, Hutchison St., Montreal.

Commemorated on Page 141 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

IV. A. 13.

Location:

LARCH WOOD (RAILWAY CUTTING) CEMETERY is located 4 Km south east of Ieper town centre, on the Komenseweg, connecting Ieper to Komen (N366). From Ieper town centre the Komenseweg is located via the Rijselsestraat, through the Rijselpoort (Lille Gate) and crossing the Ieper ring road, towards Armentieres and Lille. The road name then changes to Rijselseweg. 1 Km along the Rijselseweg lies the left hand turning onto Komenseweg. About 2.7 Km along the Komenseweg lies the left hand turning onto the cemetery, which is located 400 metres along a rough single tracked road to an ungated railway crossing, immediately adjacent to the site.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Newspaper Clipping– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me. From the Annie Boyes collection courtesy of the Simcoe County Archives. http://www.simcoe.ca/dpt/arc
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  • Cemetery
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