Pte
James McDonald Carson

Information about birth

Date of birth:
11/12/1898
Place of birth:
Miami, Manitoba, Canada

General information

Last known residence:
526 4th Avenue NE, Galgary, Alberta, Canada
Profession:
Student
Religion:
Presbyterian

Army information

Country:
Canada
Force:
Canadian Expeditionary Force
Rank:
Private
Service number:
228369
Enlistment date:
23/03/1916
Enlistment place:
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Units:
 —  Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry  (Last known unit)

Information about death

Date of death:
30/10/1917
Place of death:
Bellevue, Passchendaele, Belgium
Cause of death:
Killed in action (K.I.A.)
Age:
18

Memorial

Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial
Panel: Panel 10.

Points of interest 4

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

My story

"Killed in Action." Killed by an enemy shell about 300 yards from the pill box at Bellevue.

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