Melville Allen Duff Davis Image

Name

Second Lieutenant Melville Allen Duff Davis

Born

1890-08-26

From

Occupation

Student

Religion

Methodist

Death

1918-05-29

Where Died

Blackpool, England

Killed

Died of wounds

Cemetery

Awards

Military Cross

Monument







Service Record 1


Regimental Number

490846

Highest Rank

Private

Conflict

Battalion

Company

University of Toronto

Enlisted

Toronto, ON

Enlistment Date

1916-07-26


Service Record 2


Regimental Number

490846

Highest Rank

Second Lieutenant

Conflict

Battalion

King's Royal Rifles

Enlistment Date

1917-01

Prev Exp

Canadian Officers Training Corps, University of Toronto

Wounded Date

1917-09

Wounds

Wounded, Leg amputated

Wounded Where

Mezieres, France



Artefacts, Photographs & Resources

For more information about Melville A. Davis, and the artifacts featured below, visit the Bruce County Museum's Online Collections.


Online Collections Link




Notes

Transferred as a candidate as an officer in the Imperial Army January 12, 1917







News Clippings


Melville Allen Duff Davis framed display, RCL #383
Melville Allen Duff Davis framed display, RCL #383
Biographical sketch
Biographical sketch
Melville Allen Duff Davis framed display, RCL #383
Melville Allen Duff Davis framed display, RCL #383
Milton Davis obituary (A2016.089.002 album)
Milton Davis obituary (A2016.089.002 album)