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Daniel Praught

In memory of:

Gunner Daniel Praught

May 13, 1917
Lievin, France

Military Service


Service Number:

1257642

Age:

22

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Garrison Artillery

Division:

9th Siege Bty.

Additional Information


Born:

September 16, 1894
Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island

Enlistment:

August 12, 1916
Halifax, Nova Scotia

Commemorated on Page 311 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

LIEVIN COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

IV. D. 19.

Location:

Lievin is a small town in the Department of the Pas-de-Calais, 3.5 kilometres west of Lens. The Communal Cemetery is on the south-west side of the town on the road to Givenchy-en-Gohelle.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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  • Memorial– The inscription on the memorial to the dead of the 9th Canadian Siege Battery located at Royal Artillery Park in Halifax, Nova Scotia, showing Daniel Praught's name.
Photo taken by Tom Tulloch.
  • Memorial– The memorial to the dead of the 9th Canadian Siege Battery at Royal Artillery Park, Halifax, Nova Scotia, on which Daniel Praught's name is inscribed.
Photograph by Tom Tulloch.

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