We remember William Edward Lee Broad

We remember William Edward Lee Broad

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Timeline

Timeline

1892
birth Brampton, Cumberland United Kingdom Source:5530932 Source:8822722 13th July 1892
1906
education Birkenhead Institute Birkenhead, Cheshire United Kingdom Source:9572539 10th September 1906 - 8th April 1909
1915
employment Barrister McLean Patterson and Broad Calgary Canada Source:8826046 1915
1915
enlistment Canada Source:8826034 15th December 1915
1916
service Canadian Expeditionary Force Lieutenant Canadian Infantry Saskatchewan Rgmt, 5th Bn. Source:8886966 1916
1917
death Killed in Action "During the attack on Vimy Ridge, this officer had just left the assembly trench, when an enemy shell burst nearby, killing him instantly." Vimy Ridge France Source:8822722 Source:8826034 9th April 1917
1917
service Canadian Expeditionary Force Lieutenant Source:8826034 1917
burial Ecoivres Military Cemetery, CWGC Cemetery/Memorial MONT-ST. ELOI France VI. D. 10 Source:8822722
education West Cliff College Ramsgate United Kingdom Source:9572539
sibling Samuel J SJ Broad Source:9528379
sibling Charles N CN Broad Source:9528379
sibling Percy Douglas Sinclair PDS Broad Source:9529529
sibling Thomas Harold TH Broad Source:9529530

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William Edward Lee
Initials WEL
Last Name Broad
Source 5530932
Locations
AddressCountryTypeCertaintySource
117, 2nd Avenue West, Calgary, Alberta Canada parents address known 1915-12-15
21 Kingsland Road, Birkenhead United Kingdom parents address
Westwood House, Brampton, Cumberland United Kingdom parents address known 1901-04-02
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSubRankSource
Canadian Expeditionary Force Lieutenant
Canadian Expeditionary Force Canadian Infantry Saskatchewan Rgmt, 5th Bn. Lieutenant
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Caroline G Broad mother
William Tucker Broad father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Samuel J Broad brother
Charles N Broad brother
Percy Douglas Sinclair Broad brother
Thomas Harold Broad brother
Religion
DateReligionSource
1915-12-15 Methodist

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Canadian Attestation Papers

External Evidence

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Commonwealth War Graves Record Alun44477
Canadian Army Personal File Alun44477
Website of WW1 Canadian Combatants Alun44477
Website dedicated to the Fallen of Summerland, British Columbia Alun44477
Canadian Virtual War Memorial Janet2378
Ancestry link to 1901 Census Alun44477

Multimedia

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Lieutenant W E L Broad les46001
Birkenhead Institute Roll Of Honour Alun44477
Birkenhead Institute War Memorial Alun44477
Photo of Percy Douglas Sinclair Broad Alun44477
Photo of Thomas Harold Broad Alun44477
Birkenhead Institute School Admissions Register Alun44477

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