We remember Alexander Watson

We remember Alexander Watson

Timeline

Timeline

1891
birth Killybegs, Co. Donegal Ireland Source:5826398 2nd July 1891
1916
employment Motorman Source:9327752 31st August 1916
1916
enlistment Cornwall, Ontario Canada Source:5826398 31st August 1916
1917
hospitalisation GSW right arm, head and ear Hospital/Intitution Source:5826398 30th October 1917 - 25th January 1918
1918
death Killed in Action Arras area France Source:7201022 Source:5826398 26th August 1918
burial Feuchy Chapel British Cemetery, Wancourt CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais France Source:7201022
service Canadian Expeditionary Force 634171 Source:5826398
service Canadian Expeditionary Force Private 634171 Source:5826398
service Canadian Expeditionary Force Private 634171 Source:5826398
service Canadian Expeditionary Force Private 634171 Source:5826398
service Canadian Expeditionary Force Private 634171 Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry (Eastern Ontario Regiment) Source:7201022
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:5826398

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Alexander
Initials A
Last Name Watson
Source 5826398
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeCertaintySource
Largesillagh, Killybegs, County Donegal Ireland parents address known 1919
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSubRankSource
Canadian Expeditionary Force 634171
Canadian Expeditionary Force 634171 Private
Canadian Expeditionary Force 634171 Private
Canadian Expeditionary Force 634171 Private
Canadian Expeditionary Force 634171 Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry (Eastern Ontario Regiment) Private
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
James Watson father
Mary Ann Watson mother
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Medium Dark Blue Fair
DateHeightSource
1916-08-31 5'10"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1916-08-31 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Canadian Attestation Papers
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

External Evidence

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Attack in the Arras area David37304
Canadian Service File Alun44477

Multimedia

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Killybegs Home les46001

Stories

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