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Fred Josiah Tingley

In memory of:

Private Fred Josiah Tingley

October 3, 1917

Military Service


Service Number:

424365

Age:

29

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Saskatchewan Regiment)

Division:

5th Bn.

Citation(s):

Distinguished Conduct Medal, British War Medal and Victory Medal

Honours and Awards:

Distinguished Conduct Medal

Additional Information


Born:

April 11, 1888
Rapid City, Manitoba

Enlistment:

March 16, 1915
Rapid City, Manitoba

Son of Burpee Boardman Tingley and Margaret Tingley of Rapid City, Manitoba.

Commemorated on Page 339 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

BRUAY COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

K. 34.

Location:

Bruay is a large village in the Department of the Pas-de-Calais, 6 kilometres south-west of Bethune and 26 kilometres north-west of Arras. Leave Bruay on the N.41 heading north towards Berck. Turn right where signposts indicate Lews/Calonne Riquart. After 400 metres turn right again, sign Cimetiere Ouest. Continue up the hill past the miner memorial. The cemetery is found after one kilometre on the right hand side. The Commonwealth plot is in the far right hand corner.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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