|Rank and Honours:||Private, B/31918|
|Unit(s):||The Black Watch (Royal Highland Reb’t) Canada|
|Next of Kin/Parents:||The Late Michael and Mrs. Matilda O’Loughlin Geoffrey St.
Mrs. Jane (McMurray) O’Loughlin
Kirkland Lake ON (see obituary re family and business connections)
|Date of Birth:||1918|
|Enlisted:||June 1941 Canadian Signacorps. TFSD to “Black Watch” overseas|
|Date of Death (& Place):||1 March 19445 during final months of battle of the “Seigfreid Line” Breakthrough at the Battle of the ‘Hochwald/ Xanten’ (Rhineland – Feb/ March 1945) Canadians losses numbered at 5,300; untold Germans plus 22,000 plus German POWs|
|Burial Information:||Grogsbeek Canadian War Cemetery, Netherlands VII; G.5|
|Further Personal Information||Roll of Honour.
War Memorial More/ Fisher Slype. St. Michael’s College War Memorial outside Chapel
St. Michael’s College School
|Details have been verified from the following sources:|
|See Also:||Commonwealth War Graves Commission|