Gilbert Shewfelt Image

Name

Private Gilbert Shewfelt

Born

1887-06-20

From

Occupation

Farmer

Religion

Methodist

Death

1918-11-10

Where Died

Mons, Belgium

Killed

Died while in service

Cemetery

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Service Record 1


Regimental Number

3132565

Highest Rank

Private

Conflict

Battalion

1st Depot Battalion

Company

Western ON Regiment

Enlisted

Enlistment Date

1918-04-02

Drafted

Yes


Service Record 2


Regimental Number

3132565

Highest Rank

Private

Conflict

Battalion

19th Battalion

Enlisted

Enlistment Date

1918-04-02

Drafted

Yes

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Sources & Links

a) McLeod, Norman. “The History of the County of Bruce 1907-1968”, vol 2, Bruce County Historical Society, 1969. Print. ;
b) Casualties in battles of 100 Days Offensive, Courtesy of Bill Streeter.
- Library & Archives Canada
- War Graves Commission
- Book of Remembrance
- Canadian Virtual War Memorial

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