Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Joseph Davis

In memory of:

Private Joseph Davis

April 10, 1917

Military Service


Service Number:

799752

Age:

40

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment)

Division:

15th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

April 25, 1876
Irvine, Ayrshire, Scotland

Son of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Davis; husband of Jeannie Davis, of Toronto, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 226 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

AUBIGNY COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

II. C. 35.

Location:

Aubigny Communal Cemetery is south of the village of Aubigny-en-Artois and the Cemetery Extension is behind it. The village of Aubigny-en-Artois is approximately 15 kilometres north-west of Arras on the road to St. Pol. After turning into the village from the N.39 on the D.75, the Cemetery lies south on a road leading from the centre of the village.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Memorial – Photo from the National Memorial Album of Canadian Heroes c.1919. In memory of the members of the 15th, 92nd and 134th Battalions (48th Highlanders) who went to war and did not return. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me.
  • Photo of JOSEPH DAVIS – Photo from the National Memorial Album of Canadian Heroes c.1919. In memory of the members of the 15th, 92nd and 134th Battalions (48th Highlanders) who went to war and did not return. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me.
  • Circumstances of death registers – Source: Library and Archives Canada. CIRCUMSTANCES OF DEATH REGISTERS, FIRST WORLD WAR. Surnames: Dack to Dabate. Microform Sequence 26; Volume Number 31829_B016735. Reference RG150, 1992-93/314, 170. Page 1033 of 1140.
  • Newspaper Clipping – Pte. Joseph Davis enlisted in Toronto in the 134th Overseas Battalion C.E.F. (48th Highlanders) in January 1916.  In honoured memory.
  • Badge – Cap Badge 134th Bn (48th Highlanders of Canada) .  Private Davis was originally a member of the 134th Bn before being sent to the 15th Bn as a reinforcement.  Submitted by Captain (retired) Victor Goldman, 15th Bn Memorial Project.  DILEAS GU BRATH
  • Badge – Cap Badge 15th Bn (48th Highlanders of Canada) .   Submitted by Captain (retired) Victor Goldman, 15th Bn Memorial Project.  DILEAS GU BRATH
  • Shoulder patch – Shoulder Patch 15th Bn (48th Highlanders of Canada) .   Submitted by Captain (retired) Victor Goldman, 15th Bn Memorial Project.  DILEAS GU BRATH
  • Grave Marker – Submitted by 15th Bn Memorial Project Team.  DILEAS GU BRATH
  • Record of Service – Record of Service card (front side).  Submitted by 15th Bn Memorial Project Team.  DILEAS GU BRATH
  • Record of Service – Record of Service card (reverse side).  Submitted by 15th Bn Memorial Project Team.  DILEAS GU BRATH

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