Pte
Robert Myles Elliott

Information about birth

Date of birth:
29/04/1890
Place of birth:
Scottish Borders, Hawick, Scotland, United Kingdom

General information

Profession:
Carpenter
Religion:
Presbyterian

Army information

Country:
Canada
Force:
Canadian Expeditionary Force
Rank:
Private
Service number:
73893
Enlistment date:
23/10/1914
Enlistment place:
ON, Fort William, Canada
Units:
 —  Canadian Infantry, 28th Bn. (North West)  (Last known unit)

Information about death

Date of death:
23/05/1916
Place of death:
Triangular Wood, St. Elooi, Belgium
Cause of death:
Killed in action (K.I.A.)
Age:
26

Memorial

Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial
Panel: Panel 18 - 26 - 28.

Points of interest 3

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

Additional information

"Killed in Action." During an attack near St. Eloi, he was hit in the knee by an enemy rifle bullet and died within ten minutes from shock, and loss of blood.

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