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Stanislas Tougas

In memory of:

Private Stanislas Tougas

August 16, 1917

Military Service


Service Number:

61407

Age:

20

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Quebec Regiment)

Division:

22nd Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

September 26, 1896
Sabrevois, Iberville, Quebec

Enlistment:

October 29, 1914
Montreal, Quebec

Son of Pierre Tougas and Héloïse Moreau (deceased in 1899 after giving birth to her 14th child). After he moved to Montréal, his father remarried to Elmire Perrault in 1915 and he died in 1917, exactly one month after his son. He stated being born on September 8, 1896 when he enlisted.

Commemorated on Page 340 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

LOOS BRITISH CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

Sp. Mem. 4.

Location:

Loos (Loos-en-Gohelle) is a village to the north of the road from Lens to Bethune. From Lens, take the N43 towards Bethune. Arriving at Loos, turn right at CWGC sign post. The LOOS BRITISH CEMETERY is about 1 kilometre from Loos Church in the southern part of the village.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Grave marker
  • Newspaper clipping– La Presse - 28 August 1917
  • Photo of Stanislas Tougas– Stanislas Tougas in 1915. Photo taken at Amherst, NS. (Photographer: Carl Pridham).
  • Photo of Stanislas Tougas

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