Canadian Virtual War Memorial

John Loughie McLean

In memory of:

Sapper John Loughie McLean

June 28, 1917

Military Service


Service Number:

501195

Age:

34

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Engineers

Division:

1st Tunnelling Coy.

Additional Information


Son of Lauchlin and Jane McLean, of Sydney Mines, Nova Scotia.

Commemorated on Page 286 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

III. D. 133.

Location:

Bailleul is a large town in France, near the Belgian border, 14.5 kilometres south-west of Ieper and on the main road from St. Omer to Lille. The Communal Cemetery is on the eastern outskirts of the town. From the Grand Place, take the Ieper road and 400 metres along this road is a sign indicating the direction of the cemetery. Turn down the right into a small road and follow for approximately 400 metres. The cemetery is on the right and the BAILLEUL COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION is at the bottom end.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Grave Marker– Photo courtesy Wilf Schofield, England
  • Grave marker– Grave marker at Bailleul Communal Cemetery in France showing inscription for Sapper John Loughie McLean.
Image taken 13 July 2014 by Tom Tulloch.

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