George Albert Fletcher Image

Name

Private George Albert Fletcher

Born

1897-04-02

From

London, England

Occupation

Farmer

Religion

Presbyterian



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Service Record 1


Regimental Number

126684

Highest Rank

Private

Conflict

Battalion

Enlisted

Enlistment Date

1915-09-21

Discharge Date

1919-01-20

Discharge Cause

Demobilization



Notes

He served at the Battle of the Somme and the Battle of Paschendaele where he was wounded with shrapnel. After recovery, he was sent back as a despatcher. He also spent time in hospital due to Trench Fever in 1918.




Sources & Links

Program for Dedication of Chesley, ON and Vicinity Soldiers' Memorial, July 15th, 1925
Cantire column in Paisley Advocate newspaper, February 12, 1919
- Library & Archives Canada



News Clippings


Paisley Advocate February 12, 1919
Paisley Advocate February 12, 1919

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