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John Cecil Shipway

In memory of:

Lieutenant John Cecil Shipway

August 28, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

65887

Age:

25

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Quebec Regiment)

Division:

24th Bn.

Citation(s):

1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Additional Information


Born:

February 20, 1893
Sheffield, England

Enlistment:

November 3, 1914
Montreal, Quebec

Son of Frank and Ann Shipway, of Sheffield, England. Husband of Hetty Shipway, of Sheffield, England.

Commemorated on Page 500 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

QUEBEC CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

C. II.

Location:

Take the D38 from Cherisy to Hendecourt. Approximately 2 kilometres from Cherisy turn left just before Sun Quarry Cemetery onto a dirt track. Continue for 1 kilometre before turning left to arrive at Quebec Cemetery.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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