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Private Hubert Tyndall Angus



Date of birth: 1880-07-25
Place of birth:
Marital status: no data
Date of death: 1918-06-27
Cause of death: Killed in action
Buried: Halifax Memorial, Panel 2.


Regimental number: 421053
Highest Rank: Private
Rank detail

Private (Army).

Survived war: no
Battle wounded/killed: Hospital Ship Llandovery Castle torpedoed 114 miles south-west of the Fastnet Rock by U86


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CWGC ID: 4021404
LAC ID: 10705
Attestation record(s): image 1, image 2
Service file: B0189-S040
Uploader's Notes: Son of William and Annie Angus, of 218 Young St., Winnipeg, Manitoba.
The Hospital Ship Llandovery Castle, bound from Halifax, Nova Scotia, for Liverpool, was torpedoed on June 27th, 1918, 114 miles south-west of the Fastnet Rock by U-86. Despite regulation Red Cross lights, the ship was deliberatly torpedeod and most survivors, including 14 Nursing Sisters were machine gunned. The Llandovery Castle became the rallying cry for the Canadian troops during the Last 100 Days offensive.
Uploader's Research notes: [Private Army Canadian Army Medical Corps Llandovery Castle (Hospital Ship) ]


Date added: 2005-04-08
Last modified: 2013-07-20