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Canadian Virtual War Memorial

John Wayne Faught

In memory of:

Sergeant John Wayne Faught

January 16, 2010

Kandahar City, Afghanistan

Military Service






Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry


1st Battalion


South-West Asia Service Medal (SWASM) and Afghanistan Bar, Canadian Peacekeeping Service Medal, Commander -in-Chief Unit Commendation, Canadian Forces Decoration, Sacrifice Medal (Posthumous).

Additional Information


April 20, 1965


May 29, 1990
Cornwallis, Nova Scotia

Son of Donna Marie Crosson of Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario and brother of Shawna Faught and cousin of Corey Evans.

Commemorated on Page 237 of the In the Service of Canada (1947 - 2014) Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Digital Collection

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  • Plaque– This was the laser engraved granite plaque that we designed to mark the unfortunate passing of Sgt Faught.  

It was originally displayed at the Kandahar Cenotaph from the date of his passing - and was repatriated to Canada in 2014.  

Today, it can be seen at the Afghanistan War Memorial located at National Defence Headquarters in Kanata, On.  

Rod A. McLeod, Designer
  • Photo of John Faught
  • Photo of JOHN WAYNE FAUGHT– Toranj Croatia (93) L to R - John Wayne Faught(KIA Afghanistan), Steve MacIntyre, Paul Delmore (RIP) Chris Jones, Derek Rogers  and Grant Thoman.
  • Medals– These are Sgt. John Wayne Faught's service medals. Photo provided by Phil Miller who court mounted them.

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