We remember Norman R Mcphail

We remember Norman R Mcphail

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Timeline

Timeline

1891
birth Carleton Place, Ontario Canada Source:5692485 30th April 1891
1914
enlistment Valcartier, Quebec Canada Source:9285288 22nd September 1914
employment Civil Servant Canada Source:5692485
service Canadian Expeditionary Force 40447 Source:5692485
service Canadian Expeditionary Force Corporal 40447 1st Brigade, Canadian Field Artillery 2nd Battery Source:9285288
1917
death Killed in Action An enemy shell exploded just behind Cpl. McPhail's gun position and splinter from it struck him under his left shoulder penetrating his heart, causing instantaneous death. One thousand yards southeast of St. Julien. Belgium Source:9285288 Source:9285421 6th November 1917
burial Brandhoek New Military Cemetery No. 3 CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Brandhoek, west of Ypres Belgium Plot I, Row M, Grave 25 Source:9285353

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Norman R
Initials NR
Last Name Mcphail
Source 9285288
First Names Norman R
Initials NR
Last Name Mcphail
Source 5692485
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Canadian Expeditionary Force 40447
Canadian Expeditionary Force 40447 1st Brigade, Canadian Field Artillery 2nd Battery Corporal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Matilda McPhail mother
Robert A McPhail father

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Evidence

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Official Records

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Canadian Attestation Papers

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Norman R McPhail - Service Record Michael135933
Canadian Virtual War Memorial Michael135933
We Are The Dead Michael135933

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