August Flougere

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August Flougere
August Fougere
Born 1880
Died 1914 (aged 33–34)
Hillcrest, Alberta
Cause of death Hillcrest Mine Disaster
Resting place Hillcrest Cemetery
Nationality French
Occupation Miner

Early Life


1880 Sarrancolin, France
From: Besseges Gar or Touleuse, France



Immigration to Canada

Between 1901 and 1915 from Belgium, Antwerp Police Immigration Index #129650

Occupation in 1914


Hillcrest Mine Disaster June 19, 1914 - Killed


August was buried in the Mass Grave in the Hillcrest cemetery with the Belgian and French miners.

After the Hillcrest Mine Disaster


Schedule E

Alternate Names or Alternate Spelling of Names

Official list gives his surname as Flougere, but there are very few instances of that name found, I think it should be Fougere.

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