We record with pride and gratitude the names of members of our communities who served their Country

William BAIN

William, BAIN
World War 1

From Flatlands, NB
21st Bn, Canadian Infantry (Eastern Ontario Regiment)
Born 13 Apr 1897 in Flatlands, Restigouche, New Brunswick to John & Isabella Bain. Working as a labourer when he enlisted. KIA 8 May 1917 in Belgium.


Parents: John & Isabella BAIN
Buried in Point-du-Jour Military Cemetery, France

Sources:

  • Tributes to the Men of the 21st Battalion CEF (5 men of the 21st Battalion in Bedford House Cemetery, Zillebeke, Belgium)
    [William A. Bain, Flatlands, NB / 21st Battalion CEF / Apr 13, 1897 Born at Flatlands New Brunswick, Canada / Aug 29, 1915 Attested at Sussex New Brunswick into the 55th Battalion]
  • The Canadian Virtual War Memorial, Veterans Affairs Canada
  • Canadian Over-seas Expeditionary Forces Attestation Papers: Personnel Records of the First World War
    [BAIN, WILLIAM / Regimental number(s): 445527 / Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 356 - 49 / Date of Birth: 13/04/1897]
  • Cleadie B. Barnett


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