John Archibald Shaw Corporal - 5e Black Watch


  • Last name:Shaw
  • Initials:J.A.
  • Nationality:Canada
  • Place of birth:Argyllshire
  • Age :29
  • Family:Son of Archie F. and Flora C. Shaw, of Kilmartin, Argyllshire.
  • Army number:2760423
  • Rank:Corporal
  • Unit:5e Black Watch
  • Division:51st (Highland) Division
  • Details:Corporal Shaw held Canadian nationality at the time of the Second World War. Corporal Shaw chose to travel to the United Kingdom to volunteer with the British Army.
  • Deceased on:16-11-1944
  • Field grave: Brumholt
  • Place Cemetery: Nederweert
  • Cemetery Name: Nederweert War Cemetery
  • Land Cemetery: Netherlands
  • Plot Cemetery: IV
  • Row Cemetery: G
  • Number Cemetery: 8
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