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Private Robert Walter McMeekin
Male 1882 - 1917


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  • Prefix  Private 
    Birth  10 Aug 1882  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender  Male 
    Military  WW1  [1, 2
    McMeekin,RobertW.-WW1.jpg
    McMeekin,RobertW.-WW1.jpg
    Military  1914  WW1 Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    WW1, Private 
    Military  1914  WW1 Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    WW1, Service #730764 
    Occupation  1916  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    laborer 
    Misfortune  1917 
    Killed in WW1 
    Residence  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Residence  Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Eby ID Number  Waterloo-128199 
    Died  6 Apr 1917  near, Villers-au-Bois, , Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried  Vimy Memorial, , Pas De Calais, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I128199  Generations
    Last Modified  15 Mar 2017 

    Father  Robert McMeekin,   b. Abt 1850, of, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother  Mary Jane Bell,   b. Abt 1850, of, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID  F49329  Group Sheet

    Family  Caroline "Carrie" Schoenau,   b. 5 Feb 1877, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jul 1923, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  26 Oct 1904  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F49328  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S157] Military - Canada - World War I - Attestation papers.
      Robert Walter Mc Meekin Birth Date: 10 Aug 1882 Birth Location: Galt Waterloo Co Residence: Preston, Ontario Relative: Carrie Mc Meekin Relationship: Wife Regiment Number: 730764

    2. [S2443] Military - Canada, War Graves Registers (Circumstances of Casualty).
      Robert Walter McMeekin Death Date: 6 Apr 1917 Rank: Private Unit: 52nd Battalion Service number: 730764

    3. [S2231] Military - Kitchener Public Library - Soldier Information Card Collection - World War One.

    4. [S157] Military - Canada - World War I - Attestation papers.

  • Event Map
    Event
    Link to Google MapsBirth - 10 Aug 1882 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 26 Oct 1904 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - laborer - 1916 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 6 Apr 1917 - near, Villers-au-Bois, , Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Vimy Memorial, , Pas De Calais, France Link to Google Earth
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