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Arthur Turner 

Arthur Turner

Male 1890 - 1917

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  • Birth  26 Aug 1890  Byfleet, , Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender  Male 
    Military  WW1 
    • Turner, Arthur Private. Enlisted March 25, 1916 with 111th Battalion and transferred to the 4th Battalion. He was killed in action April 11, 1919 at Vimy Ridge, France. He was born in England and his next of kin is Mrs. Dora Turner, 4 Dayton Street, Galt. He went overseas with the 111th on September 25, 1916. Anglican.

      Kitchener Public Library '96 Soldier Information Card Collection '96 World War One
    Turner,Arthur-WW1.jpg
    Turner,Arthur-WW1.jpg
    Military  1914  WW1 Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    WW1, Private, 111th Battalion / 4th Battalion 
    Military  1914  WW1 Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    WW1, Service #730672 
    Occupation  1916  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    labourer 
    Misfortune  1917 
    Killed in WW1 
    Died  11 Apr 1917  Vimy Ridge, Pas De Calais, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Website  2009 
    Photograph 
    • Grace Schmidt Room of Local History Digital Collection

      Description: Black and white photograph of Private A. Turner, in uniform.

      Notes: Private Turner, No. 730672, enlisted 25 March 1916 with the 111th Battalion. He later transferred to the 4th Battalion. Private Turner was killed in action on 11 April 1917 at Vimy Ridge, France.

      Inscriptions:
      Card affixed to back of photograph: Pte. A. Turner, 730672. Enlisted Mch 25, 1916, 111th Battallion [sic]. Transfer 4 Batt. [Symbol of cross] in action April 11, 1917. Vimy Ridge, France
    Residence  , England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence  Byfleet, , Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence  4 Dayton St., Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Eby ID Number  Waterloo-150089P 
    Buried  Bois-Carre British Cemetery, , France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I150089  Generations
    Last Modified  30 Apr 2017 

    Family  Dora,   b. Abt 1890,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID  F38060  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    Arthur Turner
    Arthur Turner
    Grace Schmidt Room of Local History digital collection

  • Sources 
    1. [S157] Military - Canada - World War I - Attestation papers, Regimental number(s): 730672 Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 9830 - 37.

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

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

  • Event Map
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    Link to Google MapsBirth - 26 Aug 1890 - Byfleet, , Surrey, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - labourer - 1916 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 11 Apr 1917 - Vimy Ridge, Pas De Calais, France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - , England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - Byfleet, , Surrey, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Bois-Carre British Cemetery, , France Link to Google Earth
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