Pte
Finlay D. McInnes

Information about birth

Date of birth:
22/12/1888
Place of birth:
Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

General information

Profession:
Surveyor
Religion:
Presbyterian

Army information

Country:
Canada
Force:
Canadian Expeditionary Force
Rank:
Private
Service number:
79182
Enlistment date:
16/11/1914
Enlistment place:
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Units:
 —  Canadian Infantry, 31st Bn. (Alberta)  (Last known unit)

Information about death

Date of death:
13/10/1915
Place of death:
Spanbroekmolen, Kemmel, Belgium
Cause of death:
Killed in action (K.I.A.)
Age:
26

Memorial

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

Points of interest 3

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

My story

"Killed in Action." While in a support trench during a bombardment, he was instantly killed by an enemy shell.

More information 2