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James Halliday Alp

In memory of:

Private James Halliday Alp

August 15, 1917

Military Service


Service Number:

219015

Age:

23

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Alberta Regiment)

Division:

10th Bn.

Additional Information


Son of Rev. W. H. Alp, of Granton, Ontario. Voluntarily gave up a commission in 80th Bn. in order to get to France.

Digitized service file.

Commemorated on Page 190 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

BETHUNE TOWN CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

VI. F. 76.

Location:

Bethune is located 29 kilometres north of Arras. The BETHUNE TOWN CEMETERY is on the northern outskirts of Bethune near the junction of the River Lawe and the Aire la Bassee Canal. From the town centre turn right in front of the Tribunal and second right at the bottom of the road down to the cul de sac.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

  • Grave marker– Private James Halliday Alp. Bethune Town Cemetery
  • Newspaper clipping– From the London Free Press August 1917. Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me

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