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Charles Dayrell Shreve

In memory of:

Lieutenant Charles Dayrell Shreve

October 7, 1918

Military Service


Age:

25

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Field Artillery

Division:

9th Bde.

Honours and Awards:

Military Cross

Additional Information


Son of Thomas C. and Mary A. Shreve, of Digby, Nova Scotia.

Commemorated on Page 500 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

BOURLON WOOD CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

I. F. 8.

Location:

Bourlon is a village approximately 6 kilometres west of Cambrai. It lies between the main Cambrai to Bapaume road (N30) and the Cambrai to Arras road (D939). The BOURLON WOOD CEMETERY is signposted from the centre of the village as is the Canadian Forces Memorial. On approaching the Memorial the road should be followed to the left where an unsurfaced track descends about 200 metres to the cemetery.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Circumstances of death registers– Lieutenant Charles Dayrell Shreve
  • Digby War Memorial– Vintage image of the War Memorial in Digby, Nova Scotia.  The memorial was erected in 1921 and honours the names of 17 First World War casualties.
  • Bourlon Wood Cemetery Memorial
  • Bourlon Wood Cemetery Memorial
  • Bourlon Wood Cemetery Memorial
  • Bourlon Wood Cemetery
  • Bourlon Wood Cemetery
  • Bourlon Wood Cemetery
  • Bourlon Wood Cemetery
  • Bourlon Wood Cemetery Memorial Plaque
  • Bourlon Wood Cemetery
  • Grave Marker

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