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George Jackson Coward

In memory of:

Corporal George Jackson Coward

September 11, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

430629

Age:

23

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Alberta Regiment)

Division:

10th

Additional Information


Son of William Jackson Coward and Eleanor Coward (nee Pack), of Sidney, British Columbia.

Commemorated on Page 71 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

IV. H. 2.

Location:

Pozieres is a village some 6 kilometres north-east of Albert, and the POZIERES BRITISH CEMETERY, which is enclosed by the Pozieres Memorial, is a little south-west of the village on the north side of the main road, D929, from Albert to Pozieres.

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:  CORBI to COZNI.  Microform Sequence 23; Volume Number 31829_B016732. Reference RG150, 1992-93/314, 167.  Page 685 of 900. Exhumed from Mouquet Farm and Thiepval- Pozieres Road, 4 miles North Eat of Albert and re-interred at POZIERES BRITISH CEMETERY during the concentration of graves process.

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