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Amédée Sauvé

In memory of:

Corporal Amédée Sauvé

March 31, 1918
Doullens, France

Military Service


Service Number:

847428

Age:

22

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Quebec Regiment)

Division:

22nd Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

September 22, 1895
Montréal (La Nativité), Quebec

Enlistment:

February 12, 1916
Montréal, Quebec

Baptized Joseph-Alfred-Amédée. Son of Amédée Sauvé and Marie-Jeanne Tremblay, of Montreal, Quebec. He attested that he was born in 1896 when he enlisted.

He suffered multiple shrapnel wounds from the previous day in Mercatel and died of his wounds at Stationary Hospital No.3 in Doullens, France.

Commemorated on Page 497 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

VI. F. 2.

Location:

Doullens is a town in the Department of the Somme, approximately 30 kilometres north of Amiens on the N25 road to Arras. The DOULLENS COMMUNAL CEMETERY and EXTENSIONS lie on the eastern side of the town, about 270 metres south-east of the road to Arras.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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