Maple Copse Cemetery is located 5 Kms south-east of Ieper town centre, a road leading from the Meenseweg (N8), connecting Ieper to Menen. From Ieper town centre the Meenseweg is located via Torhoutstraat and right onto Basculestraat. Basculestraat ends at a main cross roads, directly over which begins the Meenseweg. 2.5 Kms along the Meenseweg shortly after Birr Cross Roads Cemetery, lies the right hand turning onto Wulvestraat. 1 Km along the Wulvestraat is the left hand turning onto Schachteweidestraat. The cemetery itself is located 2 Kms along the Schachteweidestraat on the right hand side of the road.
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Royal Canadians buried at the Maple Copse Cemetery are listed below.
|Regt. No.||Rank.||Given Names.||Surname.||Date of Death.||Remarks.||CVWM/CWGC Link; Grave Ref.|
Sp. Mem. E. 11.
Sp. Mem. C. 25.
Sp. Mem. A. 11.
Photo by Maj Greg Miller, The RCR.
Photos by Fred, a member of the Canadian Expeditionary Force Study Group