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John Ellam

In memory of:

Driver John Ellam

March 23, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

320909

Age:

34

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Field Artillery

Division:

5th Div. Ammunition Col.

Additional Information


Born:

May 9, 1884

Son of Joseph and Clara Sybilla Ellam, of 2,085, Cartier St., Montreal.

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

Burial Information


Cemetery:

HOUCHIN BRITISH CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

I. G. 27.

Location:

Houchin is a village situated between Barlin and Bethune, about 5 kilometres south of Bethune in the Pas-de-Calais. HOUCHIN BRITISH CEMETERY is to be found in open farmland on the south-west side of Houchin village. HOUCHIN BRITISH CEMETERY is served by a farm track which is accessible from the Houchin to Hallicourt road, D72. There are CWGC signposts to be found in the village of Houchin and on the main D72 road.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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