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Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Leo John Sweeney

In memory of:

Lieutenant Leo John Sweeney

April 30, 1918

Military Service


Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (British Columbia Regiment)

Honours and Awards:

Military Cross

Additional Information


Brother of Kathleen M. Sweeney, of 349, Railway St., Vancouver, British Columbia.

Commemorated on Page 509 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

V. A. 85.

Location:

LONGUENESSE (ST. OMER) SOUVENIR CEMETERY is on the southern outskirts of St Omer and is about 45 kilometres south-east of Calais. When approaching the cemetery from St. Omer centre follow in the direction of Abbeville on the D 928. As you leave the town towards Longuenesse drive up the hill for about 600 metres and the cemetery is on your left.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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