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Oren Crowder

In memory of:

Private Oren Crowder

June 28, 1917

Military Service


Service Number:

754167

Age:

29

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Pioneers

Division:

124th Canadian Pioneer Battalion.

Additional Information


Son of George W. Crowder and his wife, Fanny Reesor, of Carterton, St. Joseph Island, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 223 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

ZOUAVE VALLEY CEMETERY, SOUCHEZ
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

II. H. 3.

Location:

Souchez is a village some 12 kilometres north of Arras on the main road to Bethune and ZOUAVE VALLEY CEMETERY is one mile south-east of the village. It lies in the valley which extends southwards from Souchez on the western side of Vimy Ridge.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Circumstances of death registers– Source: Library and Archives Canada. CIRCUMSTANCES OF DEATH REGISTERS, FIRST WORLD WAR Surnames: Crossley to Cyrs. Microform Sequence 25; Volume Number 31829_B016734. Reference RG150, 1992-93/314, 169. Page 89 of 890.
  • Memorial– Oren Wentworth Crowder Gravestone, Mountain Maple Grove Cemetery, St. Joseph Island, Ontario

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