748222 William Ernest Ward

courtesy of Matthew Farfan collection

Date of Birth: 12 December 1896

Place of Birth: Melbourne, Quebec

Residence: Richmond, Quebec

Nok: Mr. Henry Ward, Richmond, Quebec (Father)

Trade: Labourer

Attestation date: 20 December 1915

Previous military service: none

Unit: 5th Canadian Mounted Rifles

Status: Killed in action - 30 October 1917

Cemetery: Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres, Belgium


Details of Service: Awaiting further information.