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Clarence John Nickel

In memory of:

Private Clarence John Nickel

October 15, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

651814

Age:

24

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Western Ontario Regiment)

Division:

"C" Coy. 1st Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

March 30, 1894

Son of Mr. and Mrs. George Nickel, of Southampton, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 478 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

I. B. 4.

Location:

Sancourt is a village in the Department of the Nord 5 kilometres north-west of Cambrai and one kilometre east of the main road to Douai. The SANCOURT BRITISH CEMETERY is about 635 metres north-west of the village on the old Douai-Cambrai road.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of CLARENCE JOHN NICKEL– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Southampton Cenotaph– Clarence John Nickel is remembered on the  Southampton Cenotaph. This war memorial includes plaques with the names of men from World Wars 1 & 2.  The WWI list is inscribed: "In grateful remembrance of the men of Southampton who fought and died in the Great War".  Southampton is in Bruce County, Ontario and is the oldest port on the Bruce Coast. This photograph was taken by Mr. Clive Freeman in the summer of 2002.
  • Enlistment Cards– Records are property of the Bruce County Museum and Cultural Centre.

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