August 30, 1919: Private Ronald William McDonald

Date of Birth: September 18, 1894 at Malignant Cove, Antigonish County Parents: William J. and Margaret “Maggie” (McLean) McDonald Father’s Occupation: Farmer & Postmaster Siblings: Sisters Elizabeth (Bessie Campbell, Chicago), Margaret (died young), Sarah (Sadie Foze, Chicago), & Catherine (Kathleen Beaulieu, Chicago); brother Dougald A. (“ Dougald “Willie,” Malignant Cove) Marital Status: Single Occupation: Farmer … More August 30, 1919: Private Ronald William McDonald

August 4, 1926: Private Daniel McDonald

Date of Birth: April 12, 1877 at Dunmore, Antigonish County, NS Parents: John “Glas” and Ann (McLean) McDonald Siblings: Brothers Duncan, Hugh, John J., Lauchlin Hugh, Alexander & John Archie; sister Flora C. Father’s Occupation: Farmer Marital Status: Single Occupation: Lineman Enlistment: May 10, 1915 at Calgary, AB Units: 56th Battalion (Calgary, AB); 5th Battalion … More August 4, 1926: Private Daniel McDonald

June 3, 1927: Private Alphonsus P. Decoste

Date of Birth: September 11, 1895 at Havre Boucher, Antigonish County Parents: Captain Peter and Elizabeth (Breau/Brow) Decoste Siblings: Half-brothers Alphonsus (died at eight years of age) & Joseph; half-sister Bernadette; full brothers Pierre (died young), William, Walter, & Paul (died young); full sisters Marie Amelie, Marie Loretta, and Marie Veronique Marital Status: Single Occupation: … More June 3, 1927: Private Alphonsus P. Decoste

March 24, 1920: Flight Cadet Hubert Edward Pettipas

Date of Birth: March 25, 1894, at East Tracadie, Antigonish County Parents: Hubert and Marie (Decoste) Pettipas Siblings: Brothers Joseph, Benjamin, Peter, Jeremiah, William, Desiré and Reginald; sisters Ella and Bertha Marital Status: Single Occupation: Bank Clerk Enlistment: February 1, 1916, at Moncton, NB Units: 145th Battalion; 165th Battalion (Acadiens); No. 47 Company, Canadian Forestry … More March 24, 1920: Flight Cadet Hubert Edward Pettipas

February 15, 1919: Gunner John Thompson McKinnon

Date of Birth: January 9, 1895 at Roxbury, Massachusetts, USA Parents: Angus L. and Anne (McGillivray) McKinnon Siblings: Brothers Colin Francis, Daniel & Angus Joseph; sisters Annie, Mary, Catherine, Margaret & Eunice Father’s Occupation: Farmer Marital Status: Single Occupation: Farmer Enlistment: October 19, 1917 at Antigonish, NS Units: 1st Depot Battalion, Nova Scotia Regiment; No … More February 15, 1919: Gunner John Thompson McKinnon

December 17, 1918: Private John Angus MacGillivray

Date of Birth: July 8, 1895 at Rear Doctor’s Brook, Antigonish County Parents: Ronald D. and Catherine (McIsaac) McGillivray Siblings: Brothers Ronald, Daniel & John Hector; sister Anna Belle Father’s Occupation: Farmer Marital Status: Single Occupation: Farmer Enlistment: July 14, 1916 at Halifax, NS Units: 23rd Reserve Battalion; 60th Battalion (Victoria Rifles of Canada); 87th … More December 17, 1918: Private John Angus MacGillivray

November 15, 1918: Flight Cadet William Tupper “Billy” Beck

Date of Birth: July 15, 1897 at Antigonish, Antigonish County Parents: Clarence L. and Janet A. (Tupper) Beck Siblings: Brother Robert; sisters Marian & Eleanor Marital Status: Single Occupation: Dry Goods Clerk Enlistment: December 29, 1915 at Halifax, NS Units: No. 7 Stationary Hospital (Dalhousie University), Canadian Army Medical Corps; Royal Flying Corps/Royal Air Force … More November 15, 1918: Flight Cadet William Tupper “Billy” Beck