Waterloo Region Generations
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Lieutenant James Robb Baird

Lieutenant James Robb Baird

Male 1910 - 1944  (~ 34 years)

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  • Name James Robb Baird 
    Prefix Lieutenant 
    Born Jan 1910  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Military WW2 - Royal Hamilton Light Infantry, R.C.I.C. 
    • James Robb Baird was born and raised in Galt, he was one of the greatest means that people ever new. Robb was well known for young people. On 10 July 1140, Baird enlisted went to a private with the Royal Canadian Engines, and in a short period of time received his sergeants stripes. James went to Petawawa for 21 months as an instructor in the demolition school. Later on, that year he flew to Quebec where he was in charge of demolition instructor. On 22 September 1944 Baird was wounded in action.

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    Religion 1911  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Presbyterian 
    Misfortune 23 Sep 1944  , Belgium Find all individuals with events at this location 
    killed in WW2 Action 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-211527 
    Died 23 Sep 1944  , Belgium Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Schoonselhof Cemetery, Antwerp, Belgium Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I211527  Generations
    Last Modified 20 Aug 2019 

    Father Alexander Baird,   b. 10 Apr 1870, Dreghorn, , Ayr, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1947  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Rebecca Margaret Fleming,   b. 2 Mar 1870, West Zorra Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F16372  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Grace Delores Massel,   b. 4 Apr 1911,   d. 8 Jun 1991, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Last Modified 21 Aug 2019 
    Family ID F51347  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Jan 1910 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Presbyterian - 1911 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMisfortune - killed in WW2 Action - 23 Sep 1944 - , Belgium Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 23 Sep 1944 - , Belgium Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Schoonselhof Cemetery, Antwerp, Belgium Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    James Robb Baird
    James Robb Baird

  • Sources 
    1. [S572] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1911, Div. 16 Page 9.