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Oliver Garfield Swire

In memory of:

Private Oliver Garfield Swire

September 28, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

829340

Age:

24

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (New Brunswick Regiment)

Division:

44th Bn.

Citation(s):

Distinguished Conduct Medal Military Medal

Honours and Awards:

Distinguished Conduct Medal

Additional Information


Born:

February 12, 1894

Commemorated on Page 509 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

QUARRY WOOD CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

II. C. 21.

Location:

Sains les Marquion is a village approximately 12 kilometres north-west of Cambrai and 2 kilometres south of the Arras to Cambrai road (D939). The QUARRY WOOD CEMETERY lies at the end of an access path to the left of the D15 road heading towards Havrincourt, about 2 kilometres from the village.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

  • Grave Marker– Photo courtesy of Wilf Schofield, England

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