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James Irving

In memory of:

Lance Corporal James Irving

October 10, 1917

Military Service


Service Number:

690360

Age:

42

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Labour Corps

Division:

1st Coy.

Additional Information


Born:

February 11, 1875

Son of James Irving and Penelope (his wife); husband of Florence Irving, of 73, Oak Avenue, Hamilton, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 261 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

WIMEREUX COMMUNAL CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

VI. C. 23.

Location:

Wimereux is a small town situated about 5 kilometres north of Boulogne. From Boulogne take the A16 to Calais and come off at Junction 4. Take the road to Wimereux north, D242, for approximately 2 kilometres, following the road through the roundabout. Take the first turn on the left immediately after the roundabout and the WIMEREUX COMMUNAL CEMETERY lies approximately 200 metres down this road on the left hand side. The Commonwealth War Graves are situated to the rear of the communal cemetery.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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