Pte
George Townsend Raynor

Information about birth

Date of birth:
15/05/1894
Place of birth:
ON, Prince Edward County, Rosehall, Canada

General information

Profession:
Surveyor
Religion:
Methodist

Army information

Country:
Canada
Force:
Canadian Expeditionary Force
Rank:
Private
Service number:
109717
Enlistment date:
14/01/1915
Enlistment place:
ON, Ottawa, Canada
Units:
 —  Canadian Mounted Rifles, 4th Bn.  (Last known unit)

Information about death

Date of death:
02/06/1916
Place of death:
Maple Copse , Zillebeke, Belgium
Cause of death:
Killed in action (K.I.A.)
Age:
22

Memorial

Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial
Panel: Panel 30, 32.

Points of interest 3

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

Additional information

"Killed in Action." While returning to Maple Copse from the front line with one of the survivors, after an enemy attack, an enemy shell fell between them, killing Private Raynor and rendering his comrade unconsious.