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Private Robert Daniel

Private Robert Daniel

Male 1888 - 1918  (30 years)

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  • Name Robert Daniel 
    Prefix Private 
    Born 6 Mar 1888  Marton-cum Grafton, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Military WW1  [2
    • Daniel, Robert. Private. Went overseas early in 1918. He was about thirty years old and had lived in Galt for eight years, being employed at Getty and Scott's shoe factory. His parents live in England but his sister, Mrs. Henry Sutcliffe, 578 Macadamized Road has been living in Galt for some time. Anglican. He was killed in action September 2, 1918.1a

      1aDaniel, Robert: Grace Schmidt Room Digital Collection. (2016). Vitacollections.ca. Retrieved 15 May 2016, from https://vitacollections.ca/kpl-gsr/2832191/data?n=1
    Daniel, Robert. Private.
    Daniel, Robert. Private.
    Went overseas early in 1918. He was about thirty years old and had lived in Galt for eight years, being employed at Getty and Scott's shoe factory. His parents live in England but his sister, Mrs. Henry Sutcliffe, 578 Macadamized Road has been living in Galt for some time. Anglican. He was killed in action September 2, 1918.

    Daniel, Robert: Grace Schmidt Room Digital Collection. (2016). Vitacollections.ca. Retrieved 15 May 2016, from https://vitacollections.ca/kpl-gsr/2832191/data?n=1
    Immigration 1907  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Occupation 1911  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Laborer, Shoe Factory 
    Religion 1911  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Anglican 
    Occupation 1918  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    shoemaker 
    Residence 1918  578 Macadamized Rd., Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-196756 
    Died 2 Sep 1918 
    Buried Vimy Memorial, , Pas De Calais, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I196756  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father James Daniel,   b. Abt 1858, of, Marton-cum Grafton, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Mary A.,   b. Abt 1858, of, Marton-cum Grafton, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F187205  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 6 Mar 1888 - Marton-cum Grafton, Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 1907 - , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Laborer, Shoe Factory - 1911 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Anglican - 1911 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - shoemaker - 1918 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Vimy Memorial, , Pas De Calais, France Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S562] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1911, Div. 1 Page 9.

    2. [S157] Military - Canada - World War I - Attestation papers.
      Robert Daniel Birth Date: 6 Mar 1888 Birth Location: Maron-cum Grafton, Yorkshire, England Residence: Galt, Ontario Relative: James Daniel Relationship: Father Regiment Number: 3130190

    3. [S2443] Military - Canada, War Graves Registers (Circumstances of Casualty).
      Robert Daniel Death Date: 2 Sep 1918 Rank: Private Unit: 47th Battalion Service number: 3130190

      "Killed in Action" Killed by an enemy rifle bullet while advancing with his Company.