Pte
George Harold McGrayne

Information about birth

Date of birth:
11/07/1887
Place of birth:
Picton, Ontario, Canada

General information

Profession:
Cooper
Religion:
Not stated

Army information

Country:
Canada
Force:
Canadian Expeditionary Force
Rank:
Private
Service number:
59721
Enlistment date:
15/12/1914
Enlistment place:
Kingston, Nova Scotia, Canada
Units:
 —  Canadian Infantry, 21st Bn. (Eastern Ontario)  (Last known unit)

Information about death

Date of death:
25/05/1916
Place of death:
Manor Farm, Zillebeke, Belgium
Cause of death:
Killed in action (K.I.A.)
Age:
28

Memorial

Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial
Panel: Panel 10 - 18 - 26 - 28.

Points of interest 3

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

My story

"Killed in Action." While attached to the 2nd Canadian Tunnel Company, and proceeding from a dugout to go on shift in the saps at Armagh Wood, he was instantly killed by enemy shell fire.

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