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John Allan Jeans

In memory of:

Private John Allan Jeans

July 1, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

424

Age:

33

Force:

Army

Unit:

Royal Newfoundland Regiment

Division:

1st Bn.

Additional Information


Son of William and Martha Jeans, of Catalina, Trinity, Newfoundland.

Commemorated on Page 65 of the Newfoundland Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

A. 35.

Location:

Using the D919 from Arras to Amiens you will drive through the villages of Bucquoy, Puisieux then Serre Les Puisieux (approximately 20 kilometres south of Arras). On leaving Serre Les Puisieux, 3 kilometres further along the D919, turn left following the signs for Auchonvillers. At the crossroads in the village centre follow the signs for 'Newfoundland Park, Beaumont Hamel'. HAWTHORN RIDGE CEMETERY NO.2 is located within the Park.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

Send us your images
  • Royal Newfoundland Regiment Badge– In memory of the men would served in the Royal Newfoundland Regiment
during World War i and did not return home.

Submitted for the project Operation: Picture Me.
  • Photo of John Allan Jeans
  • Extract
  • Entrance
  • Grave Marker

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