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James McConning Potts

In memory of:

Lieutenant James McConning Potts

August 8, 1918

Military Service






Canadian Infantry (Eastern Ontario Regiment)


21st Bn.

Additional Information

Son of Charles Henry and the late Mary Potts, of Pendleton, Manchester, England.

Commemorated on Page 487 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information

Grave Reference:

V. B. 19.


Crouy is a village about 16 kilometres north-west of Amiens on the west side of the River Somme, on the Amiens-Abbeville main road. The CROUY BRITISH CEMETERY is a little south of the village on the west side of the road to Cavillon and there is a Commonwealth War Graves Commission signpost on the main road.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of JAMES MCCONNING POTTS– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Honour roll– British Home Children World War 1 Honour Roll
  • Circumstances of death registers
  • Photo of James Potts– Submitted By: Operation Picture Me
  • Grave Marker– Killed in action. Photo and additional information provided by The Commonwealth Roll Of Honour Project. Volunteer Mike Symmonds

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