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Private William R. Wilkins
Male 1884 - 1918


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  • Prefix  Private 
    Birth  17 Sep 1884  Branchton, 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 Dumphries Twp., Waterloo Co., 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  24 Oct 2017 

    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, 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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