Search results for Emigrated.

28 June 1916 : Pte David Winton


Son of David (a farmer) and Eliza Winton, of Clooney, Tobermore, Ireland. At the 1901 Cencus, age 10, he was living in Clooney, Tobermore, Londonderry with his parents, older brother William and younger sister Mary. The family were Presbyteranean (sic) David emigrated to Canada in May 1910. A labourer living in Toronto at the time of his enli…

30 June 1917 : Cpl Alex Robert Colman


Son of Robert (a coffee shop proprietor) and Annie. Alex moved to Montgomery County, Indiana, USA in 1912  Alex then moved to Canada, where he gained employment as a stenographer. He enlisted into the Canadian Army at Port Arthur, Ontario on 13 September 1915. He trained at Port Arthur and Gresley Park and was then sent to the UK on 23 Novem…

2 August 1916 : 292 L/Cpl Stephen Henry (Harry) Horrocks


Son of Henry Horrocks and Mary Ann.  The family had emigrated from Lancashire to Australia and lived at Palmyra, Forrest Street, Freemantle, Western Australia.  Stephen had been a mill hand before the war. He enlisted in Perth, 2 March 1915 and attended a medical in Bunbury on the same day. His service record states that he was 5ft 5in tall …