Canadian Virtual War Memorial

John Newton

In memory of:

Private John Newton

March 3, 1917

Military Service


Service Number:

174896

Age:

23

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Motor Machine Gun Brigade

Division:

Yukon Bty

Additional Information


Born:

October 3, 1893

Nephew of Mrs. Mary McKellar, of Shillington, Monteith, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 301 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

LAPUGNOY MILITARY CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

II. A. 11.

Location:

Lapugnoy is a village and commune in Pas-de-Calais, 6 kilometres west of Bethune. From the centre of Lapugnoy, head south-west on the D70 in the direction of Marles-les-Mines. On the outskirts of the centre there is a crucifix at the side of the main road, turn right here towards Allouagne. After approximately 500 metres there is a track on the left hand side (the Cemetery is signposted here) and the LAPUGNOY MILITARY CEMETERY can be found on the left hand side, approximately 500 metres, along this track.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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