James Hedley Bowen, Pte.

Map point: Place of birth - Baptiste

Date of birth: 23 Dec 1892

Birthplace: Herschel, Hastings, Ontario

Occupation and residence on enlistment: Farmer, Baptiste

Enlistment date and place:4 Feb 1915, Highland Grove

Regimental service #: 726113

Battalion: 109th Victoria & Haliburton Battalion

Notes on war service: He sailed to England with the 109th Battalion on 23 Jul 1916 and was transferred to the 20th Battalion. He died of wounds at the 6th Casualty Clearing Station.

Killed in action? : 20 Jan 1917

Overseas burial location: :Barlin Communal Cemetery; Pas de Calais, 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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