Information about birth

Date of birth:
01/10/1880
Place of birth:
Newburn, Northumberland, Scotland, United Kingdom

General information

Profession:
Jeweller
Religion:
Presbyterian

Army information

Country:
Canada
Force:
Canadian Expeditionary Force
Rank:
Private
Service number:
56
Enlistment date:
23/09/1914
Enlistment place:
Valcartier Camp, Quebec, Canada
Units:
 —  Canadian Infantry, 8th Bn. (90th Rifles)  (Last known unit)

Information about death

Date of death:
05/07/1916
Place of death:
Mount Sorrel, Zillebeke, Belgium
Cause of death:
Killed in action (K.I.A.)
Age:
35

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."

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