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Stanley Michael Egan

In memory of:

Private Stanley Michael Egan

August 8, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

916089

Force:

Army

Unit:

2nd Canadian Mounted Rifles (British Columbia Regt.)

Additional Information


Born:

March 26, 1895

Commemorated on Page 403 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

CAIX BRITISH CEMETERY
Somme, France

Grave Reference:

I. F. 18.

Location:

The village of Caix is situated about 28 kilometres south-east of Amiens, midway between the N29, Amiens to St. Quentin road, and the D934, Amiens to Roye road. The CAIX BRITISH CEMETERY is south of the village. From the centre of the village on the main road, D28, in the direction of Beaucourt en Santerre, turn left at the D41 in the direction of Le Quesnel. About 200 metres along this road is the local communal cemetery and the first CWGC signpost will be found. Turn left just before the local cemetery and follow the side road where the CAIX BRITISH CEMETERY will be found on the right.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Group Photo– Bugle Band, 198th Battalion CEF, Spring 1916. Stan Egan is standing in the back row, fifth from the left. Stan was killed by a shell burst on the first morning of the Battle of Amiens, while serving with the 2nd Canadian Mounted Rifles.
  • Newspaper Article
  • Grave Marker– Caix British Cemetery, France
  • Photo of Paul Egan– Paul Egan, Nephew of Stan visiting grave site for the first time.
  • Photo 2 of Grave Marker– Stanley Egan's Marker 10/05

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