4th Regiment, South African Infantry (South African Army)
03/04/1918 (Prisoner of War)
James Breen was a son of John and Mary Eliza Breen of Froughmore, Clogher, County Tyrone. The 1901 census lists John Breen as a farmer. 10 year old James was the eldest son. Private James Breen was with the 4th Regiment of the South African Infantry when he was captured. Private Breen died of wounds whilst a prisoner of war 03 April 1918, aged 28
Le Cateau is a small town approximately 27 kilometres east-south-east of Cambrai. From Cambrai, take the N43 to its junction with D932, approximately 22.5 kilometres from Cambrai centre. Turn left at the junction and the cemetery lies on the right side, 400 metres along this road.