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Private William R. Wilkins
Male 1884 - 1918


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  • Prefix  Private 
    Birth  17 Sep 1884  Branchton, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender  Male 
    Military  WW1 - 111th Battalion  [2
    Military  1914  WW1 Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    WW1, Private, 111th Battalion 
    Misfortune  1918 
    Killed in WW1 
    Residence  Branchton, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Eby ID Number  Waterloo-137450P 
    Died  24 Sep 1918  Somme, , Centre, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried  Warlus, , Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID  I137450  Generations
    Last Modified  3 Apr 2018 

    Father  Mark Wilkins,   b. 1859, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother  Mary Carrick,   b. 3 Mar 1856, of, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Feb 1929 
    Family ID  F34996  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S122] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Mount View CC#4495 Internet Link .
      Jane Wilkins/ born Dec 30, 1846/ died June 14, 1945/ Mark Wilkins/ born in Galt/ Oct 7, 1859/ died Sept 29, 1940/ Mary Carrick/ wife of/ Mark Wilkins/ born Mar 3, 1856/ died Feb 27, 1929/ Pte. William Wilkins/ Mach Gun Sect 111th Batt/ born at Locust Grove Farm Branchton/ Killed in action at Warlus France/ Sept 24, 1918/ aged 34 years/ intered at Wanquetin/ Communal Cemetery France/ Until the day dawn/ and the shadows flee away

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

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

  • Event Map
    Event
    Link to Google MapsBirth - 17 Sep 1884 - Branchton, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - Branchton, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 24 Sep 1918 - Somme, , Centre, France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Warlus, , Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France Link to Google Earth
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