Information about birth

Date of birth:
26/12/1887
Place of birth:
Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom

General information

Profession:
Driver
Religion:
Not stated

Army information

Country:
Canada
Force:
Canadian Expeditionary Force
Rank:
Private
Service number:
153280
Enlistment date:
19/06/1915
Enlistment place:
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Units:
 —  Canadian Infantry, 43rd Bn. (Cameron Highlanders)  (Last known unit)

Information about death

Date of death:
06/06/1916
Place of death:
Maple Copse , Zillebeke, Belgium
Cause of death:
Killed in action (K.I.A.)
Age:
28

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." Killed by shrapnel while in the trenches at Maple Copse.

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