George Rufus Hunter, Pte.

Map point: Birthplace - Gooderham

Date of birth: 12 Aug 1894

Birthplace: Gooderham

Occupation and residence on enlistment: Mill hand, Gooderham

Enlistment date and place: 17 Jan 1916, Gooderham

Regimental service #:726076

Battalion: 109th Victoria & Haliburton Overseas Battalion C.E.F. / 21st Battalion Canadian Infantry Eastern Ontario Regiment

Notes on war service: He suffered a "slight" gunshot wound to the head on 6 Mar 1918, but was able to rejoin his regiment on 10 Mar 1918.

Killed in action? : 6 Aug 1918

Overseas burial location: Longueau British Cemetery, Somme, France

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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