Canadian Virtual War Memorial

John Foy

In memory of:

Private John Foy

August 9, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

124506

Age:

21

Force:

Army

Unit:

2nd Canadian Mounted Rifles (British Columbia Regt.)

Citation(s):

British War Medal, Victory Medal

Additional Information


Born:

March 24, 1897
Heighly, Yorkshire, England

Enlistment:

November 22, 1915
London, Ontario

Brother of Henry Foy of Brickworth, Northampton, England and John and Lily Kelk of Northants, England.

Commemorated on Page 410 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

V. B. 26.

Location:

Bouchoir is a village in the Department of the Somme on the straight main road from Amiens to Roye. The BOUCHOIR NEW BRITISH CEMETERY is on the north-east side of the road nearly 2 kilometres south-east of the village.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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