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George William Durran

In memory of:

Company Sergeant Major George William Durran

December 17, 1917

Military Service


Service Number:

412363

Age:

29

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment)

Division:

4th Bn.

Citation(s):

Military Medal, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Honours and Awards:

Distinguished Conduct Medal

Additional Information


Born:

August 15, 1888
Percy Township, Northumberland, Ontario

Enlistment:

February 22, 1915
Cobourg, Ontario

Son of Mr. and Mrs. John Durran, of Campbellford, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 232 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

VILLERS STATION CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

XIII. A. 9.

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

  • Photo of George William Durran
  • Honours and Awards Card 1917 (Front)
  • Honours and Awards Card 1917 (Reverse)
  • Grave Marker
  • Photo of GEORGE WILLIAM DURRAN– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me

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