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Joachim Josten

In memory of:

Private Joachim Josten

April 30, 1917

Military Service


Service Number:

261450

Age:

38

Force:

Army

Unit:

The Royal Canadian Regiment

Additional Information


Born:

January 28, 1879
Gand, Belgium

Son of Cesar Hubert Joosten and Clemence Suzanne Joosten (nee Dekaert).

Commemorated on Page 266 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

WIMEREUX COMMUNAL CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

II. J. 7A.

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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  • Grave Marker– Grave marker - Wimereux Communal Cemetery … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens

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