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George Ernest Deveau

In memory of:

Private George Ernest Deveau

September 28, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:
470401
Age:

18

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (New Brunswick Regiment)

Division:

26th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

February 18, 1897

Son of Mark E. Deveau, of Yarmouth. Nova Scotia.

Commemorated on Page 77 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

REGINA TRENCH CEMETERY ; Somme, France

Grave Reference:

III. A. 5.

Location:

Courcelette is a village about 8 kilometres north-east of Albert (next to the main road D929 Albert-Bapaume). The REGINA TRENCH CEMETERY lies about 1.5 kilometres north-west of the village. The REGINA TRENCH CEMETERY (signposted in the centre of Courcelette) is 1.5 kilometres down a single track lane (suitable for cars).

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Circumstances of death registers – Source: Library and Archives Canada. CIRCUMSTANCES OF DEATH REGISTERS, FIRST WORLD WAR. Surnames: Deuel to Domoney. Microform Sequence 28; Volume Number 31829_B016737. Reference RG150, 1992-93/314, 172. Page 23 of 1084. Buried ½ mile North of Courcelette, 6 miles North East of Albert.  After the Armistice, his body was exhumed and re-interred in REGINA TRENCH CEMETERY.

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