Rhodes, Archibald

BORN GOOLE 10/09/1876. SON OF CALEB (1847-1909) & HANNAH MARY BURTON (1850-1923), FROM WITHERNSEA. ONE OF TWELVE CHILDREN. LIVED WITH BROTHER REGINALD AT THIS ADDRESS (1901 CENSUS). WORKED AS A FRUIT MERCHANT. EMIGRATED TO CANADA. WORKED AS A LABOURER. ENLISTED IN VANCOUVER, ON 07/11/1914, AGED 38. DESCRIBED AS 5 FOOT, 5 INCHES TALL, 41 INCH CHEST, BLUE EYES, RED HAIR. SERVED IN THE 29TH BRITISH COLUMBIA BATTALION IN THE CANANDIAN EXPEDITIONARY FORCE. HE WAS KILLED AT YPRES ON 06/04/1916, AGED 39. HE IS COMMEMORATED ON THE MENIN GATE MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
HIS SISTER, DOROTHY, DIED IN BEVERLEY IN 1916, AGED 25.


First name:
ARCHIBALD
Military Number:
75013
Rank:
Private
Date Died
06/04/1916
Place died:
Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium
Age:
39
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