Canadian Virtual War Memorial

John Teevan

In memory of:

Private John Teevan

September 27, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

3055757

Age:

29

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Eastern Ontario Regiment)

Division:

2nd Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

August 18, 1889

Son of James and Annie Teevan, of Slavan Belleek, Co. Fermanagh, Ireland.

Commemorated on Page 511 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

I. A. 5.

Location:

Sains-les-Marquion is a village and it lies approximately 2 kilometres south of Marquion, which lies on the main straight road from Arras to Cambrai. The Ontario Cemetery lies to the south of the village. The cemetery was made after the capture of Sains-les-Marquion by the Canadian Division on September 27, 1918. The Cemetery was enlarged after the Armistice and now covers an area of 949 square metres. It is enclosed by a rubble wall.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Grave Marker– Grave of Pte. John Teevan who was born in Belleek, Ireland.  He resided in Peterborough, Ontario, when he enlisted January 1918.
Photo courtesy of Wilf Schofield, England.
  • Entrance
  • Cemetery
  • Grave marker

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