Neil Alexander McNeill Image

Name

Private Neil Alexander McNeill

Born

1888-06-02

From

Occupation

Mechanic

Religion

Presbyterian

Death

1918-08-30

Killed

Killed in Action

Cemetery

Monument







Service Record 1


Regimental Number

651843

Highest Rank

Private

Conflict

Battalion

Wounded Date

1918-08-30


Service Record 2


Regimental Number

651843

Highest Rank

Private

Conflict

Battalion

Company

Enlisted

Enlistment Date

1916-03-01

Wounded Date

1918-08-30

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Artefacts, Photographs & Resources

Visit the Bruce County Museum & Cultural Centre's Online Collections, through the link below, for more information related to this soldier.


Online Collections Link




Notes

Son of Hugh and Olive McNeill. Location at Walkerton Cemetery: Plot #1514 Row 11 Section N/W.




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. Print.
(b) McLeod, Norman. “The History of the County of Bruce 1907-1968”, vol 2, Bruce County Historical Society, 1969. Print.
(c) "Walkerton Public Cemetery (257) Branch Veteran's Photo Gallery & Veterans of WWI & WWII that moved into the community" BCM&CC, A2022.003.001; (d) See obituary in the Walkerton Telescope, May 8, 1919.
- Library & Archives Canada
- War Graves Commission
- Book of Remembrance
- Canadian Virtual War Memorial



News Clippings


Walkerton Herald and Times
Walkerton Herald and Times
Walkerton Telescope, May 8, 1919, p. 1
Walkerton Telescope, May 8, 1919, p. 1
160th Battalion Enlistment Card
160th Battalion Enlistment Card
Walkerton Telescope, Nov. 7, 1918, p. 7
Walkerton Telescope, Nov. 7, 1918, p. 7
Walkerton Telescope, Nov. 7, 1918, p. 7
Walkerton Telescope, Nov. 7, 1918, p. 7