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John Edward Russell

In memory of:

Private John Edward Russell

September 29, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

425279

Age:

28

Force:

Army

Unit:

2nd Canadian Mounted Rifles (British Columbia Regt.)

Additional Information


Born:

October 30, 1889

(Served as J.E. RUSSELL), Son of Charles Edward and Emily Mary Russell, of Framptonon-Severn, Stonehouse, Glos., England.

Commemorated on Page 158 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

VIII. C. 6.

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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