Springhaven and Quinan in Yarmouth County, Nova Scotia are two villages located about 20 minutes inland from the town of Yarmouth. Quinan is named after Father John J. Quinan, of Irish descent, who served as parish priest from 1860 - 1867. During World War 1 some forty (40) born in the two villages served in the Canadian Army.
Those Who ServedSpringhaven and Quinan Yarmouth Co., Nova Scotia
NAMESERVICE #PLACE OF BIRTHAGECurrie, Freeman Randall1258126Springhaven 17Served in England and FranceDexter, James Wilbur283456Quinan 22Killed in Action - June 15, 1917Doucet, Alcide Raymond4050130Springhaven21Served in CanadaDoucette, Celestin282672Quinan 18Died of Wounds - September 6, 1918Doucette, James Everett733572Quinan 22Wounded in actionDoucette, John Edward3180243Springhaven21Served in England and FranceDoucette, Louis1099579Quinan 18Served in England, France and BelgiumDoucette, Walter John415564Quinan 20Wounded in actionFrautten, John August4060533Quinan 23Served in EnglandFrotten, John Arthur2699638Springhaven19Served in CanadaFrotten, Maurice Joseph3181571Quinan 21Served in England and FranceHatfield, Enos James1274246Springhaven 21Served in CanadaHatfield, Frederick1274247Springhaven 19Served in Canada - RCGAHatfield, George Warren734477Quinan 17Killed in Action - August 26, 1918Jacquard, Harry1099761Quinan 21Served in England, France and BelgiumJacquard, Jarvis3189899Quinan 25Served in CanadaJacquard, Joseph1099755Quinan 19Served in England, France and BelgiumJacquard, Raymond1099756Quinan 47Served in CanadaMelanson, Henry Peter733238Springhaven 20Served in England and FranceMelanson, Joseph1274277Springhaven 18Served in Canada - RCGAMelanson, Peter Armice3181321Quinan 33Served in CanadaMeuse (Muise), Bennie476904Springhaven 22Served in British West IndiesMeuse, Ambrose1274279Springhaven 22Served in Canada - RCGAMeuse, John Theophie1274273Springhaven 19Served in Canada - RCGAMeuse, William1060301Quinan 28Served in England – Forestry CorpsMuise, (Meuse) Ambrose1274279Springhaven22Served in Canada - RCGAMuise, Eugene3185112Quinan 22Served in CanadaMuise, Felix3181665Quinan 27Served in England and FranceMuise, Frank733953Quinan 16Served in England Muise, (Zacharie) Harry1060157Quinan 19Wounded in actionMuise, John Fred3180808Quinan 25Served in CanadaMuise, Leon733796Quinan 18Served in Canada – 112th BattalionMuise, Leonard Joseph733864Quinan 24Served in Canada – 112th BattalionMuise, Thomas733239Springhaven 20Served in England Muise, Vincent1274280Springhaven 19Served in Canada - RCGATrefry, Angus Francis3180581Springhaven 22Served in England Trefry, Loran3185519Springhaven 21Served in CanadaTrefry, Roy Clerman3180581Springhaven22Served in CanadaTrefry, Wilson515135Springhaven 24Served in England and FranceVaccon, Jerome3188295Quinan 21Served in Canada