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William Jack Veitch

Information about birth

Date of birth:
05/08/1881
Place of birth:
Lesmahagow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

General information

Profession:
Carpenter
Religion:
Wesleyan

Army information

Country:
Canada
Force:
Canadian Expeditionary Force
Rank:
Private
Service number:
420803
Enlistment date:
11/01/1915
Enlistment place:
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Units:
 —  Canadian Machine Gun Corps, 9th Coy.  (Last known unit)

Information about death

Date of death:
27/05/1916
Place of death:
Maple Copse , Zillebeke, Belgium
Cause of death:
Killed in action (K.I.A.)
Age:
34

Memorial

Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial
Panel: Panel 32.

Points of interest 3

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

More information 2