Information about birth

Date of birth:
25/03/1891
Place of birth:
Quebec, Quebec, Canada

General information

Profession:
Lumberman
Religion:
Roman Catholic

Army information

Country:
Canada
Force:
Canadian Expeditionary Force
Rank:
Private
Service number:
438532
Enlistment date:
13/04/1915
Enlistment place:
Port Arthur, Ontario, Canada
Units:
 —  Canadian Infantry, 52nd Bn. (North Ontario)  (Last known unit)

Information about death

Date of death:
30/05/1916
Place of death:
Maple Copse , Zillebeke, Belgium
Cause of death:
Killed in action (K.I.A.)
Age:
25

Memorial

Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial
Panel: Panel 24 - 26 - 28 - 30.

Points of interest 3

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

My story

"Killed in Action." This soldier after coming in from duty on a listening post, was asleep in his dugout when it was destroyed by the explosion of an enemy minnewerfer shell, killing him instantly.

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