Waterloo Region Generations
A record of the people of Waterloo Region, Ontario.

Captain William McDougal Bean

Male 1915 - 1945  (30 years)


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  • Name William McDougal Bean 
    Prefix Captain 
    Born 1915  [1
    Gender Male 
    Education Wilfred Laurier University, Waterloo, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Military WW2  [1
    Military WW2 
    Misfortune 1945 
    killed in WW2 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-64754P 
    Died 5 Mar 1945  [1
    Person ID I64754  Generations
    Last Modified 20 Aug 2019 

    Father Roy Sylvester "Sylvester" Bean,   b. 30 Jul 1884, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aug 1939, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years) 
    Mother Margaret Jane "Maggie" McDougall,   b. 26 Jul 1885, Gadshill, North Easthope Twp., Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 5 Feb 1911  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F186389  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsEducation - - Wilfred Laurier University, Waterloo, Ontario Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • William M. Bean, also a Waterloo graduate, sought leave on December 8, 1942, in order to visit his wife and newborn daughter in Kitchener. He returned to his duties, however, and was killed in action in France on March 5, 1945.


      The Cord Weekly 9 Nov 2005

  • Sources 
    1. [S1886] Military - Canada - Second World War Service Files Canadian Armed Forces War Dead.
      Bean, William McDougal 30 years Birthdate: 1915 Died: 1945 Mar 5 Rank: Captain Unit: North Nova Scotia Highlanders, R.C.I.C. Force: Army Service Number: Additional Details son of Roy S. & Margaret McDougal Bean of Waterloo, Ontario - wife Marjorie Raymond Bean of Waterloo, Ontario