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 Monument to Canadian Soldiers

Monument to Canadian Soldiers

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Death 24 Apr 1915
Burial Ypres (Ieper), Arrondissement Ieper, West Flanders (West-Vlaanderen), Belgium
Memorial ID 6187 · View Source
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Monument to Canadian Soldiers. These 18,000 soldiers were the first to face phosgene (Mustard) gas in the Ypres Salient, April 22-24, 1915. The monument is known as 'The Brooding Soldier.' 2,000 died and were buried nearby.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 24 Aug 1999
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6187
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Monument to Canadian Soldiers (unknown–24 Apr 1915), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6187, citing Vancouver Corner, Ypres (Ieper), Arrondissement Ieper, West Flanders (West-Vlaanderen), Belgium ; Maintained by Find A Grave .