Canadian Virtual War Memorial

James Barr Wilson

In memory of:

Private James Barr Wilson

November 27, 1917

Military Service


Service Number:

163222

Age:

21

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Machine Gun Corps

Division:

16th Bn.

Additional Information


Son of John and Emma Wilson, of Greenock, Scotland.

Commemorated on Page 351 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

WIMEREUX COMMUNAL CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

VIII. A. 4.

Location:

Wimereux is a small town situated about 5 kilometres north of Boulogne. From Boulogne take the A16 to Calais and come off at Junction 4. Take the road to Wimereux north, D242, for approximately 2 kilometres, following the road through the roundabout. Take the first turn on the left immediately after the roundabout and the WIMEREUX COMMUNAL CEMETERY lies approximately 200 metres down this road on the left hand side. The Commonwealth War Graves are situated to the rear of the communal cemetery.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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