Silvester Thomas Connaghan, Pte. KIA

Map point: Wilberforce - residence at time of enlistment

Date of birth: 11 Jul 1899

Birthplace: Madderville, Peel, Ontario, Canada

Occupation and residence on enlistment: Farmer, Wilberforce

Enlistment date and place: 12 Apr 1917, Bancroft

Regimental service #:1093415

Battalion: 254th Overseas Battalion CEF / 21st Battalion Canadian Infantry (Eastern Ontario Regiment)

Notes on war service: Wounded in August 1918 - gunshot wound in left leg

Killed in action? : 11 Oct 1918

Overseas burial location: Niagara Cemetery, Iwuy, Nord, 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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