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James Blair

In memory of:

Lance Corporal James Blair

September 29, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

663235

Age:

36

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry, Canadian Expeditionary Force

Division:

116th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

January 10, 1882

Son of William Blair, of Ireland; husband of Bessie Blair, of Georgetown, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 369 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

A. 6.

Location:

St. Olle is a village in the Department of the Nord 1 kilometre west of Cambrai on the main road towards Arras. From Cambrai follow the D939 road towards Arras. After about 2 kilometres turn left at a large roundabout towards the A2-A26 Motorway. The British Cemetery is about 600 metres down this road on the left.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Grave Marker– Headstone for James Blair, St. Olle British Cemetery, France
Photo by Roger Shier, April 16, 2017

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