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John Organ

In memory of:

Private John Organ

September 23, 1917

Military Service


Service Number:

3046

Age:

21

Force:

Army

Unit:

Royal Newfoundland Regiment

Division:

1st Bn.

Additional Information


Son of Maggie Long (formerly Organ), of Great Jarvis, Hermitage Bay, Newfoundland, and John Organ. Native of Harbor Gally, Hermitage Bay.

Commemorated on Page 91 of the Newfoundland Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

I. F. 52.

Location:

The BLEUET FARM CEMETERY is located to the North West of the town of Ieper near a village called Elverdinge, this is on the N8 road between Ieper and Veurne 3km from Ieper. Driving into the village from Ieper go to the traffic lights and turn right, this street is called Steenstraat, and after 50 metres follow the street to the right again called Boezingsestraat. The BLEUET FARM CEMETERY is 500 metres along this street on the left hand side.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of JOHN ORGAN– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of JOHN ORGAN– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Grave marker– Photo shows actually picture of Private Organ .  The other photos shows his grave site  and one of them shows myself next to his headstone( MWO Merv Long, still serving  ).  I visited his grave site in June 2009.  The first family member that has ever been there.
  • Photo of John Organ

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