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Private William James Grant

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PERSONAL INFORMATION

Date of birth: 1892-07-03
Place of birth: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Next of kin: Robert Henry Grant, Father, 66 Lees Ave., Ottawa
Marital status: single
Occupation (attested): Labourer
Occupation (normalized): Labourer
Religion: Presbyterian
Date of death: 1915-04-22
Cause of death: Killed in action
Buried: Menin Gate (Ypres) Memorial, Belgium, Panel 10 - 26 - 28

MILITARY INFORMATION

Regimental number: 7859
Final Rank: Private (2nd Battalion)
Rank detail

Private, 2nd Battalion, Canadian Infantry (Army).

Degree of service: Europe
Survived war: no
Battle wounded/killed: 2nd Ypres

RESEARCH INFORMATION

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CWGC ID: 1592610
LAC ID: 425120
Attestation record(s): image 1, image 2
Service file: B3739-S019
Uploader's Notes: Son of Robert Henry and Mary Jane Grant, of 66, Lees Avenue, Ottawa.
Uploader's Research notes: Son of Robert Henry and Mary Jane Grant, of 66, Lees Avenue, Ottawa.

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Date added: 2004-09-04
Last modified: 2005-05-23