Canadian Virtual War Memorial

John Charles Alexander

In memory of:

Private John Charles Alexander

February 6, 1917

Le Havre, France

Military Service


Service Number:

190044

Age:

19

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Eastern Ontario Regiment)

Division:

No.1 Coy. 38th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

September 26, 1897
Edinburgh, England

Enlistment:

March 8, 1916
St. Thomas, Ontario

Son of William Gordan and Janet Hartes Alexander, of St. Thomas, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 190 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

STE. MARIE CEMETERY
Seine-Maritime, France

Grave Reference:

Div. 3. F. 13.

Location:

Le Havre is an important town and port on the north side of the estuary of the River Seine. STE. MARIE CEMETERY is one of the town cemeteries, but it is actually situated in the commune of Graville-St. Honorine. It stands on the ridge overlooking Le Havre from the north and is north of the N.182.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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