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Maurice Van Every

In memory of:

Private Maurice Van Every

September 17, 1917

Military Service


Service Number:

757451

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Manitoba Regiment)

Division:

116th Bn .

Additional Information


Commemorated on Page 342 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

ECOIVRES MILITARY CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

VI. K. 15.

Location:

Mont St Eloi is a village in the Department of the Pas-de-Calais, 8 kilometres north-west of Arras. The village stands on high ground overlooking the battlefields of Vimy and Souchez and the main Bethune-Arras road, and the ruined towers that rise from it were used as an observation post during the French attacks at Neuville-St Vaast and Givenchy in May 1915. Ecoivres is a hamlet lying at the foot of the hill, to the south-west and about 1.5 kilometres from Mont St Eloi on the Arras-St Pol line. The ECOIVRES MILITARY CEMETERY is on the D49 road.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Newspaper clipping– From the London Free Press October 1917. Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • All Saints' Anglican Church Memorial Plaque– All Saints' Anglican Church, 1914-1918 Memorial Plaque, 15 Queen Street 
South, Hamilton, Ontario.

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