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Eugene Gauthier

Information about birth

General information

Profession:
Logger
Religion:
Roman Catholic

Army information

Country:
Canada
Force:
Canadian Expeditionary Force
Rank:
Private
Service number:
428626
Enlistment date:
20/03/1915
Enlistment place:
New Westminster, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Units:
 —  Canadian Infantry, 7th Bn. (1st British Columbia)  (Last known unit)

Information about death

Date of death:
25/07/1916
Place of death:
The Bluff, Zillebeke, Belgium
Cause of death:
Killed in action (K.I.A.)
Age:
38

Memorial

Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial
Panel: Panel 18 - 28 - 30.

Points of interest 3

#1 Place of birth
#2 Enlistment place
#3 ‘Place of death’

My story

"Previously reported Missing, believed Killed, now Killed in Action" While doing sentry duty in the front line trenches at Zillebeke, the enemy sprung a mine (28.C.20.c.60.50.) killing him instantly.

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