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Archibald Ratcliff

In memory of:

Private Archibald Ratcliff

September 23, 1900


Boschpoort, South Africa

Military Service


Service Number:

21

Force:

Army

Unit:

The Royal Canadian Regiment

Additional Information


Commemorated on the St. Catharines South African War Plaque and the Watson Monument.

Commemorated on Page 34 of the South African War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

BELFAST OLD MUNICIPAL CEMETERY
South Africa

Grave Reference:

N/A

Location:

Turn off the N4 toward Belfast, go under the railroad bridge, turn left at fork (Spitskop Road), turn right at Van Kraayenberg Street, and then left at Scheepers Street. The road goes from tar to bad dirt road. Continue on Scheepers Street for 150 m. The Belfast Old Municipal Cemetery is on the left and the Canadian graves are at the top-centre.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of ARCHIBALD RATCLIFF– Pte Archibald Ratcliff is commemorated on a plaque in the Lake St. Armoury, St. Catharine's, ON.

Copyright © 2017 by T.L. Skelding. Courtesy The Mounted Dragoon. Copyrighted Image. Used with Permission.
  • Inscription– Pte Archibald Ratcliff is commemorated on a plaque on the statue at the St. Catharines Municipal Building, St. Catharine's, ON.

Copyright © 2017 by T.L. Skelding. Courtesy of The Mounted Dragoon. Copyrighted Image. Used with Permission.

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