1914November 1, 1914Cann, Malcolm Royal Canadian Navy (aboard HMS Good Hope)1915January 17, 1915Foster, William H.Merchant Seaman (cook on Steamer, George Royle; ship struck mine)April 25, 1915Saunders, Raymond A.6th Battery, 2nd Artillery Brigade CFA (died in Battle of St. Julien)October 15, 1915Hersey, Adelbert 25th Battalion (died from wounds)November 3, 1915Hatfield, Arthur W. 25th Battalion (killed in action)December 26, 1915Mullen, Edgar64th Battalion (died of illness at Halifax, NS)1916January 3, 1916Cossar, Ralph Avon64th Battalion (died of illness, Halifax, NS)January 30, 1916Bingay, Lloyd Woolsey(Veteran Boer War) 8th BattalionFebruary 5, 1916Studley, Enoch 85th Battalion (died of illness, Military Hospital, Halifax, NS)March 7, 1916Jeffery, Amos R. 26th Battalion (New Brunswick) (killed in action; killed by sniper)March 21, 1916McComiskey, Edward Charles 73 Battalion (died of illness, Montreal; not Listed on Yarmouth War Memorial)March 31, 1916Blauvelt, Benjamin D.194th Battalion, Edmonton, Alberta (died of illness, Edmonton, AB)April 11, 1916Crosby, Keith B. 24th Battalion (Victoria Rifles, Montreal) (killed in action)April 14, 1916Dunphy, Lawrence 25th Battalion (killed in action - Battle of the Craters)April 27, 1916Steele, Eleazer 25th Battalion (Not Listed on Yarmouth War Memorial) May 1, 1916Stone, Thomas W.5th Battalion, Canadian Machine Gun Company (killed in action)May 23, 1916Hamilton, Arthur R.1st Pioneers/40th Battalion June _, 1916Jeffery, Sidney J. 26th Battalion (New Brunswick) (killed in action)June 2, 1916Scott, Leonard W.6th Canadian Mounted Rifles (killed Battle of Ypres)June 4, 1916Gardner, E. Stanley52nd Battalion (killed in action, Ypres)June 5, 1916d'Entremont, Leo J. 112th Battalion/RCR (Royal Canadian Regiment) (killed in action)June 14, 1916Perry, Osborne Jonathan8th Battalion June 15, 1916Murree, Henry S. 25th Battalion (killed in action)July 5, 1916Neitz, William H. 25th BattalionJuly 8, 1917Murree, Edward 25th Battalion July 13, 1916O'Brien, John K.2nd Canadian Pioneer BattalionJuly 19, 1916Gavel, Sidney John53rd Australian Infantry BattalionJuly 24, 1916Sweeney, Tracey T. 25th Battalion (killed in action)July 27, 1916Forbes, Frank L.6th Regiment Imperial Army (died of wounds)July 27, 1916Hulsman, Chester Howard 3rd Brigade, Canadian Field Artillery (Not Listed on Yarmouth War Memorial) August 1, 1916Sanders, Clarence B. 25th Battalion (wounded on July 30)August 5, 1916Pothier, Walter 26th Battalion (New Brunswick)September 15, 1916Allen, Joseph Hamilton 27th Battalion (Not Listed on Yarmouth War Memorial)September 15, 1916Turnball, George A.5th Canadian Mounted Rifles (killed in action)September 17, 1916Doucette, Rene 24th Battalion (Victoria Rifles, Montreal) (killed in action)September 21, 1916Gray, Colin C. 85th Battalion (died of illness, Ste. Agathe Quebec Military Sanatorium)September 21, 1916 Smith, Harry Webster25th Battalion (Buried at Dover (St. James's) Cemetery, Kent, United Kingdom) September 22, 1916Doucette, Felix E. 24th Battalion (Victoria Rifles, Montreal)(died of wounds, Boulogne,France)September 23, 1916Purdy, Charles Loran 2nd Battalion (Ontario) (wounded died in ambulance to hospital)September 25, 1916Roy, David William9th Howitzer Battery, 3rd Brigade Canadian Field Artillery September 28, 1916Deveau, George E. 26th Battalion (New Brunswick) (killed in action)September 29, 1916Morine, Donald L. 26th Battalion (New Brunswick) (aged 17)October 1, 1916Robinson, Richard B. 25th BattalionOctober 1, 1916Giles, Matthew 25th Battalion (killed in action)October 6, 1916Delaney, Hiram F.25th Battalion (died of wounds)October 11, 1916Bain, Joseph G. 2nd Battalion (Ontario) (wounded two week earlier)November 9, 1916 Blackadar, G.W. Lee46th BattalionNovember 22, 1916Dixon, Ernest L.4th Division 12th Machine Gun Company (joined at 17; killed in action)December 8, 1916Tupper, Addie Allen Nursing Sister Canadian Army Medical Corps (died of illness, England)December 23, 1916King, Joseph E.112th Battalion (died of illness, hospital Bramshott, England) 1917January 15, 1917Bishara, John 25th Battalion (wounded in France; died in England)January 17, 1917Annable, Frederick M. 25th Battalion (bugler; killed by sniper)January 18, 1917Moulaison, John E. 25th Battalion (wounded on 17th)January 19, 1917Doucette, G. Alphonso165th Battalion (died of illness, St. John, NB)April 1, 1917Larkin, Glendall CrowellSS Aztec (Lost at Sea) US Merchant NavyApril 1, 1917Larkin, Harry LewsisSS Aztec (Lost at Sea) US Merchant NavyApril 4, 1917Ewan, Thayne M.Canadian Engineers Training Depot (died at Military Hospital, St. John’s, Quebec)April 4, 1917Hersey, Frank8th Canadian Siege Battery, Canadian Garrison Artillery (killed in action)April 4, 1917Moses, George M. 85th BattalionApril 9, 1917d'Entremont, William R. 112th Battalion/25th Battalion (also William R; (killed in action, France)April 9, 1917Walsh, J. Clarence219th Battalion/42nd Battalion (wounded and missing; name also spelled “Welsh”) April 9, 1917Stingel, Charles E. 3rd Battalion (killed in action)April 9, 1917Wheaton, Jack Merritt 85th Battalion; Killed in Action Vimy Ridge assault (Not Listed on Yarmouth War Memorial)April 10, 1917Giles, James Henry13th Battalion (killed in action)April 10, 1917Panell, ChesterNo. 2 Construction Battalion (died of illness, Stanley Auxiliary Hospital, Liverpool)April 11, 1917Spates, Vernell42nd Battalion (wounded April 9, 1917)April 18, 1917Williams, J. LewisCanadian Machine Gun Corps (6th Machine Gun Company) (killed in action)April 19, 1917Kehoe, DonaldCanadian Machine Gun Corps (6th Machine Gun Company) (killed in action)April 28, 1917Kinney, Frank F. 25th BattalionApril 28, 1917Goodwin, Robert L. 25th Battalion (killed in action, Vimy)April 29, 1917Goodwin, Merton H. 25th Battalion (killed in action, Vimy)April 29, 1917Murree, Gordon S. 25th Battalion (killed in action, Vimy)April 29, 1917Hemeon, Carl 25th Battalion (killed in action)April 29, 1917Lewis, Eugene M. 25th BattalionApril 29. 1917Long, T. Harold 25th BattalionApril 29, 1917Muise, John Alfred 25th BattalionApril 30, 1917Allen, A. Spencer 18th Battalion/ 9th Squadron Royal Flying CorpsMay 3, 1917Marshall, Ernest S. 2nd Battalion (Ontario)June 13, 1917Crosby, Thomas Carleson85th Battalion (Crosby, Thomas Carlton) (killed in action)June 13, 1917Pierce, Douglas C. 85th Battalion (died of illness)June 15, 1917Dexter, James W.85th Battalion (gassed in France) June 16, 1917Eldridge, J. Harvey85th Battalion (killed in action, Lens)June 16, 1917Chipman, Nathan L.85th Battalion (killed in action, Lens)June 21, 1917Gordon, Albert 25th Battalion (wounded April 16; died at Bramshott)June 23, 1917King, Gordon WiloughbyUSS Chicago, US Navy (died in hospital) June 24, 1917Simms, Wilfred S.Royal Naval Reserve - HMS Kempton (Wilford S. Simms) (ship struck mine and sank)July 4, 1917Anderson, Alexander John26th Battalion (killed in actionJuly 5, 1917Ellis, Ernest Ethel25th Battalion (killed in action)July 6, 1917Muise, Nelson 25th Battalion (wounded; died in hospital)August 3, 1917Crosby, Charles E. 24th Battalion (Victoria Rifles, Montreal) (killed in action)August 15, 1917Weddleton, Walter F. 25th Battalion (killed in action)August 16, 1917Rogers, R. Lindsay 25 BattalionAugust 25, 1917Jeffery, Clement C.49th Battalion (killed in action, Hill 70)September 4, 1917Boudreau, John M.No 2 Tunnelling Company (known as John Lawrence Budrow)October 9, 1917Burgess, Arthur 5th Battalion, Canadian Siege Artillery (killed in accidental explosion in France)October 15, 1917Smith, Thomas Wellsley 24th Battalion (Victoria Rifles, Montreal) (killed in action)October 21, 1917Pothier, Cryste C.26th Battalion/3rd Canadian Railway Troops (also known Clayton Porter; accidental death)October 23, 1917Borden, Adelbert J.12 Canadian Mounted Rifles (became ill in England, died at Yarmouth NS)October 23, 1917Smith, Edgar J.10th Canadian Railway Troops (killed in action)October 26, 1917McDonnell, Robert 144th Battalion (Not Listed on Yarmouth War Memorial)October 30, 1917Clements, Simon85th Battalion (killed at Passchendaele)October 30, 1917Crowell, Jonathan85th Battalion (Passchendaele)October 30, 1917Doucette, Simon85th Battalion (killed at Passchendaele)October 30, 1917Woolard, Edwin 85th Battalion (wounded and missing at Passchendaele)October 30, 1917Moses, William S. 85th BattalionOctober 30, 1917Rogers, Frank S. RCR (Royal Canadian Regiment)November 6, 1917Perry, Wilfred120th Battalion (killed in action; Passchendaele)November 6, 1917Wyman, Wilfred A. 25th Battalion (killed in action)November 7, 1917Crowell, George 24th Battalion (Victoria Rifles, Montreal) (killed in action)December 6, 1917d’Entremont, Albany A.SS Stella Marris (Tug) (killed in Halifax Explosion December 6, 1917)December 6, 1917Doane, Henry ClintonSchooner F. W. Roebling (killed in Halifax Explosion December 6, 1917)December 12, 1917Hemeon, Vance A.4th Canadian Railway Troops (wounded November 30, 1917, France)December 20, 1917d'Entremont, AnselmSS Stella Marris (Tug) (injured in Halifax Explosion December 6, 1917)1918January 16, 1918Cann, Gilbert Franklin85th Battalion (Gilbert Franklin) (recruiter in Canada; wounded on Jan. 14 in France)February 24, 1918Powers, Henry William 85th Battalion (wounded February 3 at Lens; died in hospital Étaples, France)February 28, 1918MacKinnon, Norman ScottChief Skipper HMCS Niobe RCN; (Not Listed on Yarmouth War Memorial)March 17, 1918Crowell, Thorpe D.11th Reserve Battalion 7th Platoon US Army/1st Depot Battalion New Brunswick 13th Reserve Battalion (died of illness, Eastbourne, England)March 18, 1918Durkee, Charles H.219th Battalion “C” Company Home Guard (Halifax)March 21, 1918Gayton, William A. 2nd Battalion (Ontario) (Amiens)March 22, 1918Wright, John JosephThe King's (Liverpool Regiment) 1st/8th BattalionMarch 28, 1918Clairmont, PierreRecruit (died of illness Cogswell St. Military Hospital, Halifax (known as Peter Clairmont)March 28, 1918Corning, Frank L.13th Canadian Light Railway Operating Company (killed in France)April 3, 1918MacGray, Benjamin H.15th Reserve Battalion (died of illness in hospital Aldershot, England)April3, 1918Price, Kenneth10th Battalion, Canadian Railway Troops April 6, 1918Robbins, Joseph1st Depot Battalion (died of illness, Halifax, NS)April 9, 1918Amirault, LandryRecruit (died of illness Halifax)April 27, 1918Roberts, Howard Lee1st Depot Battalion(died of illness, Halifax, NS)May 17, 1918Challoner, Joseph1st Depot Battalion (died of illness, Halifax, NS)May 17, 1918Sweeney, George 85th Battalion (died of wounds)May 29, 1918Walsh, G. WilliamCanadian Artillery (6th Brigade, Canadian Field Artillery) (died of wounds)June 8, 1918Collier, RaymondCivilian/ 1st Depot Battalion New Brunswick (died at Sussex Camp NB;illness)July 1, 1918Ellis, Ivan EarlUS 26th Infantry Division, ‘B’ Company, (Killed in Action, France)July 23, 1918Penney, Sidney Stephen72nd Battalion (Killed in Action)July 27, 1918Clements, Elkanah E.85th Battalion (gassed at Passchendaele, France; returned to NS; died at home)August 5, 1918McLaughlin, Horace J.6th Battalion (twice wounded in battle; died in military hospital Étaples, France; illness)August 8, 1918Holly, James Walter25th BattalionAugust 9, 1918Allen, Trueman M. 85th BattalionAugust 10, 1918Gates, F. Roy47th Battalion/161st Battalion (Killed in Action, France)August 10, 1918Greenough, John R.6th Howitzer, 5th Brigade Can. Field Artillery (also known as Greenoe) (died of wounds)August 16, 1918Saulnier, Irwin C. 85th Battalion (wounded August 10 at Amiens)August 26, 1918Harris, Louis3rd Canadian Machine Company/ Canadian Army Medical Corps ((killed in action)August 26, 1918Hatfield, George W. RCR (Royal Canadian Regiment) (killed in action)August 27, 1918Muise, John R. 25th BattalionAugust 27, 1918Ricker, James A. RCR (Royal Canadian Regiment)September 2, 1918Murphy, Roy Vincent237th Battalion / 97th Battalion / RCR / PPCLISeptember 2, 1918Doane, James F.85th Battalion (wounded September 1916; killed in action 1918)September 2, 1918Eldridge, Harry B.78th Battalion (killed in action Drocourt-Queant Line)September 2, 1918Whitman, George R. 85th Battalion (killed in action)September 6, 1918Doucette, Celestin219th Battalion/17th Reserve Battalion/47th BattalionSeptember 10, 1918Giles, Thomas 40th/25th Battalion/2nd Battalion Canadian Machine Gun (killed in action)September 10, 1918Hilton, Edward F.3rd Brigade, Canadian Garrison Artillery (died of wounds)September 15, 1918Donahoe, John 25th Battalion (gassed; discharged February 1917; returned to Yarmouth)September 26, 1918Mathews, Edgar K.S.U.S. 27th Division “M” Company 106th Regiment of InfantrySeptember 27, 1918Bourque, Emilien85th Battalion (known as Burke)September 27, 1918 Thimot, Odelpha 14th Battalion (Not Listed on Yarmouth War Memorial)September 28, 1918Goodwin, Caleb237th Canadian Infantry Battalion/PPCLI (killed in action)September 28, 1918Marshall, Lloyd H. RCR (Royal Canadian Regiment)September 29, 1918Amirault, Louis R.85th Battalion - “A” Company (enlisted at 16; wounded September 27, 1918)September 29, 1918Smith, LloydUS Army 5th Company 2nd Training Battalion, 151st Depot Brigade (died of illness; CampDevens, MA)September 30, 1918Sinclair, Jesse58th Reserve Battalion (killed while on parade by German aircraft bombing)October 1, 1918Andrews, Alexander Carl United States Navy (Not Listed on Yarmouth War Memorial)October 1, 1918Chisholm, Colin F.10th Canadian Railways Troops (died of accidental injuries France)October 1, 1918Williams, Charles HenryPrincess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry (Not Listed on Yarmouth War Memorial)October 1, 1918Muise, Arthur RCR (Royal Canadian Regiment)October 4, 1918Jeffery, Joseph B.85th Battalion (died of woundsOctober 8, 1918Amirault, Ernest J.65th Battalion/1st Canadian Trench Mortar BatteryOctober 9, 1918Cann, James A.Fort Garry Horse October 10, 1918Doucette, Anthony 25th Battalion (wounded France)October 12, 1918Smith, Robert Leslie4th Middlesex Regiment, D Company 14th Platoon (killed in action)October 14, 1918Suttie, J. Harold10th Siege Battery 1st Brigade, Canadian Field Artillery/4th Siege Battery 3rd BrigadeCanadian Garrison Artillery (twice wounded; died of wounds/illness)October 18, 1918Fitzgerald, Robert E.US Army, Quartermaster Corps, Railway Division (died of illness, France)October 20, 1918Ryder, ClaytonUS Navy - SS Calvin Austin (died of illness, Cory Hill Hospital, East Boston, MA)October 21, 1918Harding, William Lawrence1st Depot Battalion (died of illness, Cogswell Military Hospital, Halifax NS)October 21, 1918Muise, PeterCanadian Forestry Corps (died in No 7 General Hospital, Le Treport; illness)October 22, 1918Withycombe, Keith DalstonRoyal Field Artillery “D” Battery 51st BrigadeOctober 27, 1918Higby, Ivan V.101st Regiment, 26th Division, American Expeditionary Force (killed in action)October 28, 1918Farish, George Collins 25th Battalion (died of illness Halifax)October 31, 1918Johnson, Alfred L.17th Reserve Battalion (died of illness in hospital Bramshott, England)November 11, 1918 Sholds, Clarence Melvin RCR / 112th Battalion / 26th Reserve Battalion (Not Listed on Yarmouth War Memorial)November 27, 1918Redmond, FrederickSuresnes American Cemetery, Suresnes, FranceDecember 20, 1918Bertrand, Dennis64th BattalionDecember 8, 1918Muise, Cyril William St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Cemetery, Digby, NS (Not Listed on Memorial) December 21, 1918Vickery, Alexander Jacob Canadian Forestry Corps; 76th Company, CFC (died of illness; buried in Eclaron CommunalCemetery, France)February 5, 1919Travis, Gordon R.112th Battalion/ Canadian Railway Troops (5th Battalion, Canadian Railway Troops; died ofwar related illness in hospital at Le Havre, France; aged 21)February 12, 1919Foulis, George I.2nd Pioneers (wounded June 1916) (died post war February 12, 1919)March 3, 1919Churchill, Nathan L.85th BattalionJuly 15, 1919Berriman, Percy A.1st Depot Battalion/17th Reserve (died of illness in England)July 25, 1919Muise, Benjamin ArchibaldSte-Famille Roman Catholic Cemetery, Amirault’s Hill, NS (Not Listed on Memorial) January 13, 1920Taylor, Howard W.219th Battalion/17th Reserve Battalion. (injured in England; discharged May 26, 1919;April 22, 1920Lawrence, Louis219th Battalion/ Canadian Forestry Corpsdied in Kentville Sanatorium)May 7,1921Muise, John E.Unknown unit; died at home in Surette’s Island May 14,1921Muise, Albert J.Recruit (post-war accident) (known also as Charles Joseph/Joseph Henry)September 26, 1921Suttie, Ray Dalton 40th Battalion (died at home; enlisted August 7, 1915; medical discharge December 61916 at Montreal)March 7, 1922Hubbard, George Edward25th Battalionunknown date of deathTitus, WilliamCanadian Army Medical Corps/9th and 3rd Field Ambulance; medical discharge July 7,1919; died post-war) November 25, 1922Roy, J. Henry(Veteran Boer War) 58th Howitzer Battery/1st Brigade Canadian Field Artillery/LabourPool Canadian Army Service Corps. (died November 25, 1922)unknown date of deathPrice, George E (unknown)unknown date of deathKeen, HaroldU.S. Army (known as Donald Keen)unknown date of death Murree, Ralph L.(unknown Battalion)unknown date of deathMuise, John F.(Veteran Boer War) British Army (died post war) Crowell, Thomas D (unknown; name listed in error on the Yarmouth War Memorial)d'Entremont, William A(unknown; name listed in error on the Yarmouth War Memorial)
The following are those men and women with a connection to Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, who died during World War I (1914-1918) or post war and are listed on the Yarmouth Memorial. The names are listed by year and date of death in three categories (Killed in Action; Died of Illness; Post War Death). There are five individuals listed with unknown date of death and two names listed in error on the Memorial.
Casualties of World War IYarmouth Nova Scotia Canada