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CASUALTIES OF WAR  /  SOLDATS DÉCÉDÉS À LA GUERRE




Casualties  of the First  World war (1914-1918) from Grand Falls and area
Soldats de Grand-Sault et région décédés lors de la première guerre mondiale (1914-1918)

Namescenotaphww1WW1 leftside
1914-1918
Paul E. Green Commonwealth graves commission war grave details
Name / Nom: GREEN, PAUL EDWARD
Initials: P E
Nationality / Nationalité: Canadian
Rank / Rang: Private
Regiment/Service: Canadian Infantry (New Brunswick Regiment)
Unit Text: 26th Bn.
Age: 20
Date of Death / décédé: 15/08/1917
Service No: 742966
Additional information additionnelle: Son of Albert and Laura Green, of Grand Falls, Victoria Co., New Brunswick.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Memorial / Monument VIMY MEMORIAL
See/voir recens. 1901 Census Grand Falls

Name: GREEN, PAUL EDWARD
Regimental number(s): 742966
Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 3782 - 33
Date of Birth:19/07/1896
John A. Taylor See/Voir recens. 1901 census Drummond
T.H. Pirie Commonwealth graves commission war graves details
Name: PIRIE
Initials: T H
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Lance Corporal
Regiment/Service: Canadian Infantry (New Brunswick Regiment)
Unit Text: 26th Bn.
Date of Death: 08/08/1918
Service No: 742662
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: XVI. D. 9.
Cemetery: VILLERS-BRETONNEUX MILITARY CEMETERY

See/Voir  Thomas recens. 1901 census Grand Falls

Name: PIRIE, THOMAS HENRY
Regimental number(s):742662
Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 7850 - 8
Date of Birth: 22/03/1897


R.A. Estey  Commonwealth graves commission War grave details  
Name: ESTEY, RICHARD ALBERT
Initials: R A
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Canadian Infantry (Nova Scotia Regiment)
Unit Text: 25th Bn.
Age: 18
Date of Death: 09/04/1917
Service No: 445448
Additional information: Son of Charles Albert and Mary Leslie Estey, of Grand Falls, New Brunswick.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: V. E. 23.
Cemetery: ECOIVRES MILITARY CEMETERY, MONT-ST. ELOI

(Son of/ Fils de Charles Albert  -
See also Royal Bank WW 1 Roll of honour 

SIGNALLER ESTEY, born at Grand Falls, New Brunswick, June 26, 1898. Joined Grand Falls branch, April 14, 1914. Enlisted from Grand Falls branch, July 15, 1915, and served with the 55th and 25th Battalions. Present at Courcelette and Vimy Ridge. Killed in action at Vimy Ridge, April 9, 1917.

Voir aussi le Tableau d'honneur  de la Banque Royale

TRANSMETTEUR ESTEY, né à Grand Falls (Nouveau-Brunswick), le 26 juin 1898. Entré à la succursale de Grand Falls, le 14 avril 1914. Engagé de cette succursale, le 15 juillet 1915 ; a servi dans les 55e et 25e bataillons. Présent à Courcelette et à la crête de Vimy. Tué au combat à la crête de Vimy, le 9 avril 1917.

Name:ESTEY, RICHARD
Regimental number(s):445448
Reference:RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 2933 - 2
Date of Birth:26/06/1897
Attestation paper

Reed West Commonwealth graves commission  war graves details
Name: WEST
Initials: R T
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Canadian Infantry (New Brunswick Regiment)
Unit Text: 26th Bn.
Age: 20
Date of Death: 16/08/1917
Service No: 742531
Additional information: Son of George Henry and Carrolyn Gertrude West, of Grand Falls, New Brunswick.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: VI. G. 10.
Cemetery: BETHUNE TOWN CEMETERY

Name: WEST, REID THOMAS
Regimental number(s):742531
Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 10241 - 57
Date of Birth: 07/12/1896
Angus Sweezey Commonwealth graves commission war graves details
Name: SWEEZEY, ANGUS STANFORD
Initials: A S
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Canadian Infantry (Manitoba Regiment)
Unit Text: 8th Bn.
Age: 22
Date of Death: 29/09/1918
Service No: 2379388
Additional information: Son of Norval Stanford Sweezey and Mary Louise Sweezey, of Paynton, Saskatchewan.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: II. C. 19.
Cemetery: HAYNECOURT BRITISH CEMETERY
Name: SWEEZEY, ANGUS STANFORD
Regimental number(s): 2379388
Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 9464 - 24
Date of Birth: 01/12/1895
Alex Hartt Commonwealth graves commission war graves details
Name: HARTT, ALEXANDER GEORGE
Initials: A G
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Canadian Infantry (Alberta Regiment)
Unit Text: 10th Bn.
Date of Death: 15/08/1917
Service No: 832418
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Memorial: VIMY MEMORIAL
Assumption RC birth /Baptism information naissance /baptême Assomption

Name:HARTT, ALEXANDER GEORGE
Regimental number(s):832418
Reference:RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 4130 - 7
Date of Birth:30/04/1895

Owen Hartt Commonwealth graves commission war graves details
Name: HARTT
Initials: O A
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: 5th Canadian Mounted Rifles (Quebec Regiment)
Date of Death: 06/05/1917
Service No: 832599
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: B. 4.
Cemetery: ORPINGTON (ALL SAINTS) CHURCHYARD EXTENSION

Assumption RC birth /Baptism information naissance /baptême Assomption

Name: HARTT, OWEN A
Regimental number(s): 832599
Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 4130 - 19
Date of Birth: 26/03/1898

Miles  Dixon Commonwealth graves commission war graves details
Name: DIXON
Initials: M W
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Canadian Infantry (New Brunswick Regiment)
Unit Text: 26th Bn.
Age: 18
Date of Death: 13/06/1917
Service No: 817257
Additional information: Son of Douglas and Kate Dixon (nee Woods), of Grand Falls, Victoria Co., New Brunswick.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Screen Wall. B10. 220.
Cemetery: BIRMINGHAM (LODGE HILL) CEMETERY

Name:DIXON, MILES WILEY
Regimental number(s):817257
Reference:RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 2542 - 43
Attestation paper (Not available)
Leo L. Bell Commonwealth graves commission war graves details
Name: BELL, LOUIS LEO
Initials: L L
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Corporal
Regiment/Service: Canadian Infantry (New Brunswick Regiment)
Unit Text: 26th Bn.
Age: 28
Date of Death: 04/10/1916
Service No: 69050
Additional information: Son of Thomas and Margaret Bell, of Grand Falls, New Brunswick.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: I. F. 28.
Cemetery: CONTAY BRITISH CEMETERY, CONTAY

Name: BELL, LOUIS LEO
Regimental number(s): 69050
Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 619 - 28
Date of Birth: 21/08/1888
T. F. Malcolm Commonwealth graves commission war graves details
Name: MALCOLM
Initials: T F
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Canadian Infantry (Manitoba Regiment)
Unit Text: 78th Bn.
Date of Death: 24/08/1918
Service No: 742751
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: II. B. 9.
Cemetery: HILLSIDE CEMETERY, LE QUESNEL
Assumption RC birth /Baptism information naissance /baptême Assomption

Name: MALCOLM, T F
Regimental number(s): 742751
Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 5865 - 41
Date of Birth: 14/02/1891

Francis Page (François)
Commonwealth graves commission war graves details
Name: PAGE
Initials: F
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Canadian Infantry (New Brunswick Regiment)
Unit Text: 26th Bn.
Age: 25
Date of Death: 06/11/1917
Service No: 742753
Additional information: Son of Marcel Page, and his wife the late Marie Desjardins.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 26 - 28.
Memorial: YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL
Assumption RC birth /Baptism information naissance /baptême Assomption

Name: PAGE, FRANK
Regimental number(s): 742753
Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 7533 - 22
Date of Birth:28/04/1893

Harry Darkis

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Commonwealth graves commission war graves details
Name: DARKES, HARRY WILLIAM
Initials: H W
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Canadian Infantry (New Brunswick Regiment)
Unit Text: 26th Bn.
Age: 20
Date of Death: 06/11/1917
Service No: 742978
Additional information: Son of the late Henry-and Laurine Hansena Darkes.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 26 - 28.
Memorial: YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL

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PHOTO - Canada remembers

Name:DARKES, HARRY WILLIAM
Regimental number(s): 742978
Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 2296 - 55
Date of Birth: 18/06/1897
John Martin Commonwealth graves commission war graves details
Name: MARTIN, JOHN JOSEPH
Initials: J J
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Canadian Infantry (New Brunswick Regiment)
Unit Text: 26th Bn.
Age: 22
Date of Death: 10/11/1918
Service No: 3255270
Additional information: Son of Charles and Margaret Martin, of St. Leonard, Madawaska Co., New Brunswick, Canada.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: B. 21.
Cemetery: DENAIN COMMUNAL CEMETERY

Name: MARTIN, JOHN JOSEPH
Regimental number(s): 3255270
Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 5987 - 36
Attestation paper (Not available)
William M. Taylor
NameTAYLOR, WILLIAM M
InitialsWM
NationalityCan
Rank
Regiment / Service No742436
Date of birth16/07/1894
Date of death
Additional informations/o Michael (Mitchel) William Taylor & Rachel Ann Noseworthy, Undine 
Vimy Memorial
Canadian overseas expeditionary force 115th batalion
Attestation paper
Edwin E. Austin Commonwealth graves commission war graves details
Name: AUSTIN, EDWIN EARLE
Initials: E E
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Canadian Infantry (New Brunswick Regiment)
Unit Text: 26th Bn.
Date of Death: 15/08/1917
Service No: 742644
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Memorial: VIMY MEMORIAL
W.J. West Commonwealth graves commission war graves details     
Name: WEST, WILLIAM J.
Initials: W J
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Canadian Infantry
Unit Text: 115th Bn.
Date of Death: 30/03/1916
Service No: 742532
Additional information: Son of Charles West, of Grand Falls, New Brunswick.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: North. Row E. Grave 16.
Cemetery: GRAND FALLS ROMAN CATHOLIC CEMETERY, Victoria County
Assumption RC cemetery GF  Cimetière Assomption de G-S
Census 1901 Recensement
Leo Bradley Commonwealth graves commission war graves details (N/A)

Canadian Archives - Military records / Archives nationales du Canada:

Name: BRADLEY, LEO FRANCIS
Rank: SPR
Regimental number(s): 742422
Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 999 - 23
Date of Birth: 03/11/1896
H.J. Kelly

Name: KELLY, HERBERT JOSEPH
Initials: H J
Nationality: Canadian
Rank:
Regiment/Service:
Age: 40 ( Born 18 march 1887 )
Date of Death: 16 June 1927
Service No: Service # 6280645
Additional information: Son of James Kelly & Annie Burgess
Casualty Type: He was overseas where he was gassed.  He died 16 June 1927 at the age of 40 from the effects of gassing.
Grave/Memorial Reference:
Cemetery:
Attestation papers

John Paradis Commonwealth graves commission war graves details
Name: PARADIS
Initials: J
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Canadian Infantry (Quebec Regiment)
Unit Text: 14th Bn.
Date of Death: 03/06/1916
Service No: 26490
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 24 - 26 - 28 - 30.
Memorial: YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL

C.E. Taylor Commonwealth graves commission war graves details
Name: TAYLOR
Initials: E
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Canadian Infantry (New Brunswick Regiment)
Unit Text: 26th Bn.
Age: 19
Date of Death: 12/10/1915
Service No: 69978
Additional information: Son of Mr. and Mrs. W. A. Taylor, of South Esk, New Brunswick.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: II. C. 2.
Cemetery: WESTOUTER CHURCHYARD AND EXTENSION

Edgar F. West Commonwealth graves commission war graves details
Name: WEST, EDGAR FRANK
Initials: E F
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Canadian Infantry
Unit Text: "C" Coy. 60th Bn.
Age: 18
Date of Death: 24/08/1916
Service No: 445169
Additional information: Son of Charles and Helen White West, of Grand Falls, New Brunswick.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: VI. J. 15.
Cemetery: RAILWAY DUGOUTS BURIAL GROUND

M.B. Poitrois (Poitras) Commonwealth graves commission war graves detail

Canadian Archives Military Records / Archives nationales du Canada :
 
Name:POITRAS, MARSHAL
Regimental number(s): 1031034
Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 7882 - 55
Date of Birth: 15/03/1891

Canadian Archives - Military records / Archives nationales du Canada     (Marshall Porters Poitras)
1901 Census details (Marcel Poitras)

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