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John Caswell Houghton

In memory of:

Company Quarter Master Sergeant John Caswell Houghton

October 1, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

67381

Age:

27

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Nova Scotia Regiment)

Division:

25th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

October 14, 1889

Son of William and Penelope Houghton, of Teddington, Middlesex, England; husband of Florence May Turner (formerly Houghton), of 30, Desmond Rd., Eastbourne, England.

Commemorated on Page 105 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

VI. F. 22.

Location:

Courcelette is a village some 10 kilometres north-east of the town of Albert, just off the D929 road to Bapaume. The Courcelette British Cemetery is approximately 1 kilometre west of the village on the south side of a track, suitable for cars, from the secondary road from Courcelette to Pozieres. The route is signposted in the village.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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