Cpl
William Albert Gittins

Information about birth

Date of birth:
20/02/1892
Place of birth:
Welshpool, Montgomeryshire, Wales, United Kingdom

General information

Profession:
Architect
Religion:
Not stated

Army information

Country:
Wales, United Kingdom
Force:
Canadian Expeditionary Force
Rank:
Corporal
Service number:
79838
Enlistment date:
25/11/1914
Enlistment place:
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Units:
 —  Canadian Infantry, 31st Bn. (Alberta)  (Last known unit)

Information about death

Date of death:
06/11/1917
Place of death:
Crest Farm, Passchendaele, Belgium
Cause of death:
Killed in action (K.I.A.)
Age:
25

Memorial

Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial
Panel: Panel 24 - 28 - 30.

Points of interest 3

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

My story

"Killed in Action."

More information 2