16th Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment (British Army)
19/10/1917 (Died of Wounds)
John O’Kane was the son of Mr and Mrs F. O'Kane. Private John O’Kane was serving with the 16th Battalion of the Royal Warwickshire Regiment when he died on 19th October 1917. Private O’Kane is buried in Godewaersvelde British Cemetery. Godewaersvelde is a village in France near the Belgian border, about 16 kilometres south-west of Ypres. Private John O’Kane is listed on the WJ Clark Memorial in Upperlands.
Godewaersvelde is a village near the Belgian border, about 16 kilometres south-west of Ieper (in Belgium), and is half-way between Poperinge (in Belgium) and Hazebrouck (in France). The British Cemetery is a little east of the village.