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John Buntain

In memory of:

Sapper John Buntain

August 28, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

438991

Age:

23

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Engineers

Division:

7th Bn.

Citation(s):

1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Additional Information


Born:

August 19, 1895
Glasgow, Scotland

Enlistment:

February 9, 1915
Dryden, Ontario

Son of William Buntain of Sioux Lookout, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 377 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

TILLOY BRITISH CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

IV. A. 8.

Location:

Tilloy-les-Mofflaines is a village 3 kilometres south-east of Arras, on the south side of the main road to Cambrai. TILLOY BRITISH CEMETERY is south-east of the village on the north-east side of the road to Wancourt, the D37.

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: Brubacher to Bunyan. Mircoform Sequence 15; Volume Number 31829_B016724; Reference RG150, 1992-93/314, 159 Page 649 of 668
  • Newspaper Clipping– In memory of the men and women memorialized on the pages of the Winnipeg Evening Tribune during World War One. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Grave Marker– Photo courtesy
Wilf Schofield, England

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