Robert James Marshall, Pte. KIA

Map point: Wilberforce - Family residence at time of marriage, enlistment and his death

Date of birth: 16 Jul 1887

Birthplace: Fenelon Falls, Victoria, Ontario

Occupation and residence on enlistment: Labourer in Washago, Ontario

Enlistment date and place: 22 May 1916 - Whitby Ontario

Regimental service #:868237

Battalion: 182nd Overseas Battalion, C.E.F.; Canadian Infantry 116th Battalion

Notes on war service: Killed in an attack south of Bois du Sart (Circumstances of Casualty Card - ancestry.com)

Killed in action? : Yes - 27 Aug 1918

Overseas burial location: Vis-En-Artois British Cemetery, Haucourt, Pas de Calais, France

Notes on life after the war:  N/A - His wife Flora May married his younger brother Thomas Charles Marshall

Link to digitized service file at Library & Archives Canada

Link to Settlers of Highlands East Family Tree website

Information submitted by: Adele Espina

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