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Name

Private William Earl McFarlane

Born

1892-07-21

From

Sauble Falls, ON

Occupation

Laborer (pre-war); Worked in lumber camps, and as a carpenter in Tobermory (post-war)

Religion

Latter Day Saints

Death

1966-01-24



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Service Record 1


Regimental Number

651949

Highest Rank

Private

Conflict

Battalion

Company

Enlisted

Enlistment Date

1916-06-16

Wounds

Shrapnel wound, left thigh.

Wounded Where

Bourlon Wood, France

Discharge Date

1919-05-28



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Sources & Links

a) James, F. Treve and Thomas Johnston, eds. “Bruce in Khaki containing a History of the 160th Overseas Bruce Battalion and Complete Nominal Roll of all Men who were at any Time on the Strength of the Battalion.” Chesley: James and Johnston, 1934. Prin
b) Wiarton, ON, Echo Index, January 1919;
c) Royal Canadian Legion, Ontario Command. “Military service recognition book, volume IV.” Fenety Marketing, 2017. Print.
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