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John Robert Tevlin

In memory of:

Sergeant John Robert Tevlin

July 6, 1944

St. Bruno, Québec

Military Service


Service Number:

D/82978

Age:

43

Force:

Army

Unit:

Royal Canadian Infantry Corps

Citation(s):

Defence Medal, War Medal, Canadian Volunteer Service Medal and Clasp.

Additional Information


Born:

August 12, 1900
Brighton, United Kingdom

Son of John and Alice Tevlin. Husband of Eva Catherine Tevlin. Father of Eva Catherine, Jeanne and Alice of Ville St. Pierre, Quebec.

Sergeant Tevlin was also known as Jack. He served in Canada from 11 August 1941 to 2 May 1942, in the United Kingdom from 3 May 1942 until 12 October 1943 and Canada from 13 October 1943 to 6 July 1944

Commemorated on Page 459 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

POINTE CLAIRE LAKE VIEW MEMORIAL GARDENS
Quebec, Canada

Grave Reference:

Sec. G. Row L. Grave 32.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Newspaper Clipping– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Newspaper Clipping– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Grave Marker– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Newspaper Clipping– Source: Globe and Mail July 8, 1944
  • Newspaper Clipping (2)– Source: Hamilton Spectator July 8, 1944
  • Newspaper Clipping– Newspaper article from La Patrie, July 8, 1944, after an accident of training. Fernand Giguère had been wounded and some of his friends were killed.

Photo: The Memory Project / www.thememoryproject.com

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