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Cecil John French

In memory of:

Lieutenant Cecil John French

September 28, 1918

Military Service






Canadian Machine Gun Corps


4th Coy.

Honours and Awards:

Military Cross

Additional Information

Son of Mr. F. W. and Mrs. M. L. French (nee Taylor), of Wingham, Ontario. Native of Ridgetown, Ontario. Medical student at University of Chicago.

Commemorated on Page 411 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information

Grave Reference:

II. H. 7.


Anneux is a village in the Department of the Nord, a little to the south of the main road from Cambrai to Bapaume. The ANNEUX BRITISH CEMETERY stands in a broad valley running east and west between Bourton Wood and the village of Graincourt, 200 metres from the junction of the N30 and D15

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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