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John George Spratt

In memory of:

Private John George Spratt

September 29, 1918

Military Service

Service Number:







Canadian Infantry (Saskatchewan Regiment)


"B" Coy. 1st Mounted Rifles

Additional Information


March 11, 1894

Son of John and Georgina Spratt, of Elgin, Manitoba.

Commemorated on Page 505 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information

Grave Reference:

I. B. 12.


Raillencourt is a village in the Department of the Nord, about 5 kilometres west of Cambrai on the main road to Arras, D939. The Communal Cemetery is located on the main road about 700 metres from the entrance to the village from the Arras side.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Commerative headstone– Commerative headstone in Elgin Cemetery, Manitoba.
  • Photo of John George Spratt– George Spratt
  • Photo 2 of John George Spratt– George Spratt
  • Original Grave Marker
  • Group Photo– This photo is of the men from Elgin, Manitoba who were members of the 79th Overseas Batallion during WWI. Of the 19 men in this photo, the following 9 men died in action during the war: Frank James, Clifford Honeyman, John Spratt, Reuben Wilson, Edward Thorpe, William Passmore, Charles Webster, Kenneth Conacher, and William Marshall.

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