Regiment: Canadian Expeditionary Force CEF, 2nd Columbia Mounted Rifles

Last Name
Address
Narrative
26, NICHOLSON STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
07/10/1916
       
Aged
21
BORN HULL 22/10/1895. SON OF WALTER HARE (1868-1949) & LOUISA EASTWOOD (1871-1960), AT 26, NICHOLSON STREET, HULL. HE HAD TWO BROTHERS AND TWO SISTERS. EMIGRATED TO BRIGHTON, ONTARIO, CANADA IN 1911. WORKED AS A FARMER. DESCRIBED AS 5 FOOT, 6.5 INCHES TALL, 34-37 INCH CHEST, BLUE EYES, BROWN HAIR, PRESBYTERIAN RELIGION. ENLISTED […]
CHATHAM, NEW BRUNSWICK, CANADA
       
       
Died on
30/09/1915
       
Aged
32
Born at Chatham, New Brunswick, 25/07/1883. Son of Thomas Keating  (1841-1902) and Catherine Flanagan(1840-1928), of Chatham, New Brunswick, Canada. A Farmer's son. Single man, unmarried. He worked as a Land Agent. He enlisted at Calgary, Canada, on 11/01/1915. Described as 5 foot, 7.5 inches tall, Chest 35-38 inches, Roman Catholic Reli […]
"BALMAINE", NEWLAND PARK, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
09/11/1918
       
Aged
25
BORN LEEDS 16/12/1892. SON OF ALFRED LOFTUS (1852-1902) & ISABEL SEWARD (1858-1902), OF HEADINGLEY LEEDS. HE HAD two BROTHERs, ERNEST (1877-1895), ( DOUGLAS (1880-1905) AND TWO SISTERS, BARBARA ISABEL (1888-1853) AND MARJORIE CAROLINE. HE WORKED AS AN ACCOUNTANCY CLERK, IN HORNSEA (1911 CENSUS) AND AS A FARMER IN, CANADA . HE LIVE […]
25, MARMADUKE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, United Kingdom
       
       
Died on
11/04/1917
       
Aged
24
I am grateful to Jackie Carlton who identified this Hull casualty and provided the following information on Weds 08/04/2015. George Robert Mowforth was born 12th July 1890 Hull to parents Robert Woods Mowforth (1866-1895)and Louisa Holdsworth (1868-1936). (His attestation papers give his birth as 12th October 1892. In 1891 (aged 7 mont […]
154 , HAWTHORNE AVENUE, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, United Kingdom
       
       
Died on
10/08/1918
       
Aged
42
FORMERLY OF TORONTO, CANADA. SON OF JOSEPH SPEIGHT ABOVE. WIFE EMMA 9HOPWOOD) SPEIGHT, 30 HALTEMPRICE STREET, HAWTHORNE AVENUE.
21 , NEWTON STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
13/09/1916
       
Aged
26
BORN EDINGBUGH 09/10/1889. ONLY SON OF THE LATE JOHN STRACHAN (1850-1904), & ISABELLA HOLLOWAY (FORMERLY STRACHAN), OF 21 NEWTON STREET, BOULEVARD, HULL (CWGC ADDRESS). HE ENLISTED IN CANADA. ARRIVED IN ENGLAND WITH THE 2ND CANADIAN EXPEDITIONARY FORCE. POSTED TO FRANCE, WITH THE COLUMBIA MOUNTED RIFLES. HE WAS KILLED ON THE SOMME, NEAR […]