October 1, 1918: Private Ambrose Chisholm

Date of Birth: May 15, 1894 at Brophy’s P.O., Antigonish County Parents: Colin R. and Marie (MacNeil) Chisholm Siblings: Brothers John, Daniel & Roderick; sisters Mary Ann (Mrs. Charles W. Crossman), Clementina (Mrs. William J. Robins), Theresa (Mrs. John C. MacKinnon), Margaret (Mrs. Kenneth Mosher) & Emma (Mrs. Morris Burris) Marital Status: Single Occupation: Farm … More October 1, 1918: Private Ambrose Chisholm

September 29, 1918: Private Archibald Nicholas DeCoste

Date of Birth: January 1, 1895 at Cape Jack, Antigonish County, NS Parents: David & Jessie (Roi/King) DeCoste Siblings: Brothers: Nicholas (died young), Pierre Clement, John Freeman, David William, Elias (died at age 14), Joseph Clifford, Vincent Christopher, Eugene Leo, Lawrence (died at age five); sisters Marguerite, Mary Jane, Catherine Philomene, Charlotte Mabel & Agnes … More September 29, 1918: Private Archibald Nicholas DeCoste

September 28, 1918: Private Alexander Kenneth Chisholm

Date of Birth: January 28, 1898 at Brierly Brook [Somers Road], Antigonish County, NS Parents: Donald (Cutler) Chisholm and Isabel “Belle” MacKenzie Siblings: Sisters Barbara Isabel, Hannah (died in infancy), Hannah, Barbara Ellen, Annabelle, Margaret and Janet (“Jennie”); brothers Alexander and John Father’s Occupation: Farmer Marital Status: Single Occupation: Labourer Enlistment: December 7, 1915 at … More September 28, 1918: Private Alexander Kenneth Chisholm

September 25, 1918: Private Sydney Garfield Swain

Date of Birth: June 11, 1897 at Grosvenor, Antigonish County, NS Parents: Charles and Harriet Amelia “Hattie” (Fitt) Swain Father’s Occupation: Fisherman Siblings: Brothers William “Willy,” Stephen, Robert Vincent, Guy Leonard, and Charles Edward; sisters Sarah Margaret, Maria Ann, Mary Florence and Violet Gertrude Marital Status: Single Occupation: Labourer Enlistment: December 5, 1915 at Antigonish, … More September 25, 1918: Private Sydney Garfield Swain

September 3, 1918: Driver Robert Devaney

Date of Birth: May 4, 1896 at Halifax, NS Parents: Henry & Jeanette Devaney Siblings: Brothers Walter & Harry Marital Status: Single Occupation: Farm labourer Enlistment: November 16, 1914 at Fredericton, NB Units: 23th Battery, Canadian Field Artillery (CFA); 5th Brigade, CFA Service #: 85704 Rank: Driver Previous Military Service: 18th Field Battery, Antigonish (two … More September 3, 1918: Driver Robert Devaney

September 2, 1918: Private John Grant

Date of Birth: December 1, 1896* at Malignant Cove, Antigonish County Parents: Colin and Amanda (MacDonald) Grant Siblings: Brother Angus Dougald; sisters Elizabeth “Bessie,” Mary “Pepper,” and Catherine (Mrs. Alex MacIsaac) Marital Status: Single Occupation: Labourer Enlistment: January 31, 1918 at Victoria, BC Units: 2nd Depot Battalion, British Columbia Regiment; 72nd Battalion (Seaforth Highlanders of … More September 2, 1918: Private John Grant

August 28, 1918: Private Daniel Vincent McDonald, MM

Date of Birth: October 7, 1897 at Maryvale, Antigonish County Parents: John A. “Lewis” and Margaret (McDonald) McDonald Father’s Occupation: Farmer Siblings: Sisters Mary (Mrs. Bruce McInnis) & Catherine; foster sister Janet; brothers John A., Angus, Joseph, Alexander, Ronald & Dougald Marital Status: Single Occupation: Iron constructor Enlistment: March 1, 1916 at Antigonish, NS Units: … More August 28, 1918: Private Daniel Vincent McDonald, MM