Pte
Norman Edgerton Darling

Information about birth

Date of birth:
08/10/1890
Place of birth:
Dummer Township, Peterborough County, Ontario, Canada

General information

Profession:
Bookkeeper
Religion:
Not stated

Army information

Country:
Canada
Force:
Canadian Expeditionary Force
Rank:
Private
Service number:
113010
Enlistment date:
29/03/1915
Enlistment place:
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Units:
 —  Canadian Mounted Rifles, 1st Bn.  (Last known unit)

Information about death

Date of death:
14/05/1916
Place of death:
Ecole , Ieper, Belgium
Cause of death:
Killed in action (K.I.A.)
Age:
25

Memorial

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

Points of interest 3

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

My story

"Died of wounds" in the fields, Belgium. Was severely wounded by an enemy shelle, in tjhe lower part of the boidy about 3 P.M. on May 14 th 1916. He lived for about three hours and was conscious until the last, showing great Bravery.

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