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Private Gordon Henry Stauffer
Male 1889 - 1917


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  • Prefix  Private 
    Birth  11 Jun 1889  Chesterfield, Oxford Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender  Male 
    Military  WW1 
    • Stauffer, Gordon Henry Private. He was attached to the 108th Regiment and enlisted with the 118th Battalion at Kitchener, November 10, 1915. He was born in Canada and is the son of Daniel R. Stauffer, Plattsville, Ontario. He was killed in action at Passchendaele. Presbyterian. Born June 11, 1889 at the home farm at Chesterfield. He was educated at the school near by and later at the Euler Business College. He was employed at the Dominion Bank Baden and transferred to Kitchener in the spring of 1915. He went overseas with the 118th Battalion and transferred to the 1st Canadian Battalion.
      He saw active service in France until he was instantly killed by a shell on November 6, 1917 at Passchendaele. He is buried at Mosselmart Cemetery, Belgium. Carrie H. Stauffer, R.R.No.2, Bright, Ontario.

      Stauffer, Gordon Henry: Grace Schmidt Room Digital Collection. (2016). Vitacollections.ca. Retrieved 14 May 2016, from http://vitacollections.ca/kpl-gsr/2883466/data?n=1
    Military  1914  WW1 Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    WW1, 108th Regiment, Service #751099 
    Military  1914  WW1 Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    WW1, Private, 108th Regiiment / 118th Ballation 
    Misfortune  killed in WW1 
    Misfortune  1917 
    Killed in WW1 
    Residence  Chesterfield, Oxford Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence  Plattsville, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence  15 Clarence St., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Eby ID Number  Waterloo-165584 
    Died  6 Nov 1917  Passchendaele, , West-Vlaanderen, Belgium Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried  Menin Gate (Ypres) Memorial, Ieper, , West-Vlaanderen, Belgium Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I165584  Generations
    Last Modified  10 Jul 2017 

  • Sources 
    1. [S157] Military - Canada - World War I - Attestation papers.

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

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    Link to Google MapsBirth - 11 Jun 1889 - Chesterfield, Oxford Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - Chesterfield, Oxford Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - Plattsville, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 6 Nov 1917 - Passchendaele, , West-Vlaanderen, Belgium Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Menin Gate (Ypres) Memorial, Ieper, , West-Vlaanderen, Belgium Link to Google Earth
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