Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Bukan Singh

In memory of
Private
Bukan Singh
August 27, 1919

Military Service:

Service Number:
454819
Age:
25
Force:
Army
Unit:
Canadian Infantry (Eastern Ontario Regiment)
Division:
20th Bn.

Additional Information:

Born:
December 5, 1893 Punjab, India
Enlistment:
April 23, 1915 Smiths Falls, Ontario

Son of Badan and Chandi Kaur Singh, husband of Pritam Kaur, of Jamshahr, Jullundur, Punjab, India.

Commemorated on Page 543 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information:

Cemetery:
KITCHENER (MOUNT HOPE) CEMETERY ; Ontario, Canada
Grave Reference:
Soldiers.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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  • Grave Marker – Since 2009, Sikh members of the Canadian Forces (CF) have attended the annual Sikh Remembrance Day service which is held at the Mount Hope Cemetery in Kitchener, Ontario. This cemetery holds the only military grave in Canada belonging to a Sikh soldier, Private Buckham Singh who fought in World War I. This photo of Bukan Singh's gravestone was taken on Nov 11, 2012.

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