L/Cpl
Ralph Edward Beverley

Information about birth

Date of birth:
01/12/1896
Place of birth:
Blackburn, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

General information

last known residence:
29 Laughton Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Profession:
Machinist helper
Religion:
Methodist

Army information

Country:
Canada
Force:
Canadian Expeditionary Force
Rank:
Lance Corporal
Service number:
769587
Enlistment date:
3/01/1916
Enlistment place:
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Units:
 —  Canadian Infantry, 4th Bn. (Central Ontario)  (Last known unit)

Information about death

Date of death:
07/11/1917
Place of death:
Van Meulen, 's Graventafel, Belgium
Cause of death:
Killed in action (K.I.A.)
Age:
20

Memorial

Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial
Panel: Panel 18 - 24 - 26 - 30.

Points of interest 4

#1 Place of birth
#2 Last known residence
#3 Enlistment place
#4 ‘Place of death’

My story

"Killed in Action." This non-commissioned officer was killed by shell fire, while at the rear of his Platoon, after being relieved during the action at Passchendaele.

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