Lieut Sydney Welton Thurber Photo: Operation:PictureMe
Terlincthun British Cemetery Wimille, Pas de Calais, France
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Casualties of World War I Digby County, Nova Scotia, Canada
Listed on the Freeport, Digby County, War Memorial (1914 - 1918)
Rank Service No Battalion/Service Date of Birth: Place of Birth: Date of Enlistment: Place of Enlistment: Trade: Next of Kin: Date of Death: Age at Death: Cemetery:
Private 733938 25th Battalion October 1, 1897 Freeport, NS January 28, 1916 Fisherman Brother of Mrs. H. Westcott, Brigton, Digby Co., NS May 27, 1918 Killed in Action 20 Wailly Orchanrd Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France  
Rank Service No Battalion/Service Date of Birth: Place of Birth: Date of Enlistment: Place of Enlistment: Trade: Next of Kin: Date of Death: Age at Death: Memorial:
Private 283177 85th Battalion June 20, 1897 Freeport, NS March 13, 1916 Freeport, NS Farmer Son of John E. and Catherine Elliott, of Central Grove, Digby County, Nova Scotia June 13, 1917 Killed in Action 19 Cabaret-Rouge British Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France  
Rank Service No Battalion/Service Date of Birth: Place of Birth: Date of Enlistment: Place of Enlistment: Trade: Next of Kin: Date of Death: Age at Death: Cemetery:
Private 283181 85th Battalion August 16, 1897 Freeport, NS March 13, 1916 Freeport, NS Fisherman Son of April Hersey, Freeport April 27, 1917 Died of Wounds 20 La Chaudiere Military Cemetery, Vimy Ridge  
Blackford, Horace A. 
Elliott, Hamilton Earle
Hersey, Charles Edward
Rank Service No Battalion/Service Date of Birth: Place of Birth: Date of Enlistment: Place of Enlistment: Trade: Next of Kin: Date of Death: Age at Death: Memorial:
Lewis, Noble Everett
Private 283520 Canadian Machine Gun Corps, 3rd Battalion August 31, 1895 Freeport, NS May 1, 1916 East Ferry, Digby Co., NS Fisherman Son of Pitman Lewis and Annie Lewis, of Freeport, Digby Co., Nova Scotia October 21, 1917 Killed in Action 23 Vimy Memorial, Pas de Calais, France  
Shortliffe, Stephen Ernest
Rank Service No Battalion/Service Date of Birth: Place of Birth: Date of Enlistment: Place of Enlistment: Trade: Next of Kin: Date of Death: Age at Death: Memorial:
Lance Corporal 860029 43rd Battalion December 25, 1892 Freeport, NS May 9, 1916 Winnipeg Bank Clerk Son of the late Isaac L. and Sophia Shortliffe (nee Outhouse), of Freeport October 26, 1917 Killed at the Battle of Passchendaele 25 Menin Gate Memorial, Belgium  
Rank Service No Battalion/Service Date of Birth: Place of Birth: Date of Enlistment: Place of Enlistment: Trade: Next of Kin: Date of Death: Age at Death: Cemetery: Awarded:
Lieutenant 85th Battalion March 24, 1891 Freeport, NS December 6, 1915 Lethbridge, Alberta Teacher Son of George A. and Emeline Thurber, of Freeport, Digby County, Nova Scotia October 14, 1918 Died in France 30 Terlincthun British Cemetery, France Military Medal  
Thurber, Sidney Wilton
Titus, Melburne Holland
Rank Service No Battalion/Service Date of Birth: Place of Birth: Date of Enlistment: Place of Enlistment: Trade: Next of Kin: Date of Death: Age at Death: Cemetery:
Private 283173 85th Battalion August 12, 1897 Freeport, NS March 13, 1916 Freeport, NS Son of Isaac L. Titus, of Freeport, N.S., and the late Mary E. Titus. April 2, 1919 20 Freeport Valley Cemetery, Freeport, NS
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