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Gordon Harper Bowie

In memory of:

Sapper Gordon Harper Bowie

August 31, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

328

Age:

22

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Railway Troops

Division:

5th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

March 7, 1896
Ottawa

Son of George Harper Bowie and Catherine E. Bowie, of 7, Monkland Avenue, Ottawa.

Commemorated on Page 372 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

LAPUGNOY MILITARY CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

X. C. 13.

Location:

Lapugnoy is a village and commune in Pas-de-Calais, 6 kilometres west of Bethune. From the centre of Lapugnoy, head south-west on the D70 in the direction of Marles-les-Mines. On the outskirts of the centre there is a crucifix at the side of the main road, turn right here towards Allouagne. After approximately 500 metres there is a track on the left hand side (the Cemetery is signposted here) and the LAPUGNOY MILITARY CEMETERY can be found on the left hand side, approximately 500 metres, along this track.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Honor Roll– From the "McGill Honour Roll, 1914-1918".  McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, 1926.
  • Inscription– Inscription to the memory of Gordon Harper Bowie on the family grave marker in Beechwood Cemetery, Ottawa, Ontario.
  • Attestation Paper– Source: Library and Archives Canada
  • Attestation Papers (Reverse)
  • Photo of Gordon Harper Bowie
  • Accident Report
  • Accident Report
  • Accident Report
  • Document
  • Origional grave Marker
  • Grave Marker
  • Roll of honour– Lisgar Collegiate Institute yearbook 1919
  • Roll of honour– Lisgar Collegiate Institute Roll of honour

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