1918-2008: Ninety Years of Remembrance

Soldier Record

John Alexander Eyeval (Ivel)

Contributed by: John B. Ivel, on 2008-11-10

John Alexander Eyeval
Rank
First Name John Alexander
Surname Eyeval (Ivel)
Year of Birth 1897
Year of Death 1918
Regiment Seaforth Highlanders
Place of Wartime Residence Brora, Highland

John Alexander's Story

L/Cpl 16193, my Great Uncle Johnny was rescued wounded under fire with others by my Grandfather William Angus Ivel on 31/07/1917, for which was awarded the MM. Unfortunately Johnny was killed in action on 26/04/1918. He is remembered on his mum and dads gravestone in Brora and buried in Laventie Military Cemetery at La Gorgue.

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