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John Scott

In memory of:

Sergeant John Scott

August 15, 1917

Military Service


Service Number:

923

Age:

21

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Manitoba Regiment)

Division:

8th Bn.

Citation(s):

1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Additional Information


Born:

July 15, 1896
County Derry, Ireland

Enlistment:

September 21, 1914
Valcartier, Quebec

Son of James Scott of County Derry, Ireland.

Commemorated on Page 323 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

RUE-PETILLON MILITARY CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

8th Canadian Cem. Lens Mem. 4.

Location:

Fleurbaix is a village 5 kilometres south-west of Armentieres at the junction of the road from Armentieres and the road to Bethune. Petillon is a village to the south of Fleurbaix and RUE-PETILLON MILITARY CEMETERY is 3 kilometres south of Fleurbaix on the south side of the road from Petillon to La Boutillerie.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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