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Name

Private John Buchoven

Born

1880-07-04

From

Rotterdam, Holland

Occupation

Woodworker

Religion

Lutheran

Death

1905-04-12

Awards

DCM, Good Conduct Badge



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Service Record 1


Regimental Number

652250

Highest Rank

Private

Conflict

Battalion

Company

Enlistment Date

1916-04-22

Wounds

Broken leg

Wounded Where

Amiens, France



Notes

Discharged due to demobilization May 6, 1919, Taken prisioner in the Amiens drive (said to have killed guard with razor and escaped), Died August 4 1930




Sources & Links

Bruce in Khaki: A History of the Bruce Battalion
Bruce County Genealogical Society surname clipping collection
- Library & Archives Canada



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