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Canadian Virtual War Memorial

David Jellett Barker

In memory of:

Lieutenant David Jellett Barker

September 27, 1917

Military Service


Age:

38

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Manitoba Regiment)

Division:

87th Bn.

Additional Information


Son of David John and Rose Barker, of Picton, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 196 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

VILLERS STATION CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

XII. A. 2.

Location:

Villers-au-Bois is a village in the Department of the Pas-de-Calais, 11 kilometres north-west of Arras. The VILLERS STATION CEMETERY is about 2 kilometres north-west of the village.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Newspaper Clipping– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me. From the Annie Boyes collection courtesy of the Simcoe County Archives.
  • Memorial– Juno Beach Memorial Brick purchased in memory of David Jellett Barker
  • Memorial– Photo of his name - Ring of Remembrance, Notre-Dame de Lorette, Ablain-Saint-Nazaire, France
  • Newspaper Clipping
  • Record of Service– Memorial from the Great War 1914-1918: a record of service published by the Bank of Montreal 1921.
  • Bank of Montreal Memorial– Memorial from the Great War 1914-1918: a record of service published by the Bank of Montreal 1921.
  • Biography– From Memorial from the Great War 1914-1918: a record of service published by the Bank of Montreal 1921.
  • Photo of David Jellett Barker– From Memorial from the Great War 1914-1918: a record of service published by the Bank of Montreal 1921.
  • Grave Marker– Photo courtesy of Wilf Schofield, England
  • Stained Glass Window– Stained glass window, "The Crusader" in memory of Lieutenant David Jellett Barker, commissioned by his parents, David and Rose Barker, in the Anglican Church of St. Mary Magdelene, Picton, Ontario.
  • Memorial Stained Glass– Stained Glass window "The Crusader" donated by the parents of David Jellett Barker, at St. Mary Magdalene Anglican Church, Picton, Ontario.
  • Grave Marker– Grave of David Jellett Barker

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