Information about birth

Date of birth:
08/01/1893
Place of birth:
Bristol, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom

General information

Profession:
Farmer
Religion:
Methodist

Army information

Country:
Canada
Force:
Canadian Expeditionary Force
Rank:
Private
Service number:
624747
Enlistment date:
7/02/1916
Enlistment place:
Stettler, Alberta, Canada
Units:
 —  Canadian Infantry, 50th Bn. (Calgary)  (Last known unit)

Information about death

Date of death:
26/10/1917
Place of death:
Tyne Cottage, Tyne Cot, Belgium
Cause of death:
Killed in action (K.I.A.)
Age:
24

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

"Previously reported Wounded and Missing now Killed in Action." He was wounded during attack at Passchendaele, and while proceeding to a dressing station he was killed be enemy shell fire.

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