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William Barker

In memory of:

Private William Barker

December 9, 1917

Military Service


Service Number:

477038

Age:

25

Force:

Army

Unit:

The Royal Canadian Regiment

Additional Information


Born:

April 28, 1892

Commemorated on Page 196 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

ETAPLES MILITARY CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

XXXI. C. 17A.

Location:

Etaples is a town about 27 kilometres south of Boulogne. The Etaples Military Cemetery is to the north of the town, on the west side of the road to Boulogne.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Circumstances of Death Registers– Source: Library and Archives Canada.  CIRCUMSTANCES OF DEATH REGISTERS, FIRST WORLD WAR Surnames:  Bark to Bazinet. Mircoform Sequence 6; Volume Number 31829_B016716. Reference RG150, 1992-93/314, 150.  Page 53 of 1058.
  • Photo of William Barker– William Barker - Born in North Yorkshire, England. 

William emigrated to Canada and served with the 103rd Calgary Rifles before enlisting with the Canadian Overseas Expeditionary Force at Halifax in August 1915.

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