Gehl, John Andrew: Service no. 53916 CVWM Page Digitized Service Record Source: Remembering the Great War by the WR Record Source: Operation Picture Me via The 18th Battalion Facebook Group. London Advertiser. Circa 1916. “Killed in action.” Shrapnel – St. Eloi. When on a wiring party near St. Eloi, he was hit in the head by an enemy grenade or large piece of shrapnel, and instantly killed. Share this:EmailFacebookTwitterRedditLinkedInPrintTumblrPocketPinterestTelegramWhatsAppSkypeLike this:Like Loading... Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.