Birkhead, George Joseph: Service no. 775442


Digitized Service Record


Pte. G.J. Birkhead, who was reported wounded about six moths ago is not listed as killed in action. He had been in the trenches only a few months, going overseas last August with a Peel County battalion. His kin are in Inglewood, Ont.

Source: Toronto Star, May 21st, 1917. via the CVWM.

“Killed in Action” This soldier was wounded and was being carried out, when he was killed by a piece of shrapnel.

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