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Yvon Jourdain

In memory of:

Private Yvon Jourdain

September 17, 1944

Military Service


Service Number:

D/157667

Age:

23

Force:

Army

Unit:

Le Regiment de la Chaudière, R.C.I.C.

Additional Information


Son of Joseph and Maximilienne Jourdain, of Montreal, Quebec.

Commemorated on Page 349 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

5. A. 1.

Location:

Leubringhen is a village in the Department of the Pas-de-Calais, halfway between Calais and Boulogne. The Calais Canadian War Cemetery is in Leubringhen and is situated on the east side of the Calais-Boulogne road, 14 kilometres from Calais. From Calais leave the motorway at junction 9 and turn left onto the N3-E402 toward St Inglevert. Proceed through the village and immediately after, turn first left over motorway bridge and follow the road for approximately 250 metres. The Calais Canadian War Cemetery will be found on the left.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Group Photo– Yvon with unknown person. Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Group Photo– With his sister Huguette. Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of Yvon Jourdain
  • Family picture– Yvon Jourdain's family. He is in the front row, the third from the left.

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