April 12, 1917: Private Colin Chisholm

Date of Birth: December 11, 1889 at Brierly Brook, Antigonish County Parents: Donald A. and Margaret (Campbell) Chisholm Siblings: Sister Ann; half brothers: Donald, Angus, Ronald, Duncan, William and John Chisholm; half sisters Catherine, Isabel and Anne Chisholm; half sister Mary MacKinnon Marital Status: Single Occupation: Teacher Enlistment: May 27, 1916 at Vancouver, BC Units: … More April 12, 1917: Private Colin Chisholm

April 11, 1917: Private Ambrose Thomas Boyle

Date of Birth: April 5, 1892 at Afton, NS Parents: Henry and Margaret (Torpey) Boyle Father’s Occupation: Farmer Family: Brothers George, William John, James, Joseph, Walter, John Thompson, Richard Alphonsus, & Henry; sisters Cecilia, Annie C., Mary, Alice E., & Eileen Marital Status: Single Occupation: Labourer Enlistment: November 6, 1915 at Victoria, BC Units: 88th … More April 11, 1917: Private Ambrose Thomas Boyle

April 10, 1917: Private John Angus MacGillivray (aka MacDonald)

Date of Birth: April 9, 1892 at MacPhersons Post Office, Frasers Mills, Antigonish County Parents:  Alexander and Margaret “Maggie” (Cameron) MacGillivray Siblings:  Brothers Archibald, Hugh, Duncan and Angus; sisters Catherine and Sarah Fathers Occupation:  Farmer Marital status:  Single Occupation: Labourer Enlistment:  April 18, 1916 at Weyburn, Saskatchewan Units:  68th Battalion (Saskatchewan); 28th Battalion (Northwestern) Service … More April 10, 1917: Private John Angus MacGillivray (aka MacDonald)

April 9, 1917: Private John Angus Sheehan

Date of Birth: July 17, 1895 at Gloucester, MA Parents: Joseph and Mary (MacDonald) Sheehan, Gloucester, MA Father’s Occupation: Mariner Siblings: Sister Lucretia, a second sister died birth; one brother, unknown name Marital Status: Single Occupation: Farmer Enlistment: March 16, 1916 at Antigonish, NS Units: 193rd Battalion; 85th Battalion (Nova Scotia Highlanders) Service #: 902014 … More April 9, 1917: Private John Angus Sheehan

April 9, 1917: Private William Alfred Rogers

Date of Birth: Dec 13, 1897 at New France, Antigonish County, NS Parents: William H. and Mary M. (Durant) Rogers Siblings: Sisters Florence, Sadie, Anita; brother Freeman Marital Status: Single Occupation: Farmer Enlistment: January 19, 1916 at Truro, NS Units: 106th Battalion (Nova Scotia Rifles) & 26th Battalion (New Brunswick) Service #: 715641 Rank: Private … More April 9, 1917: Private William Alfred Rogers

April 9, 1917: Private Wendell Alexander MacHattie

Date of Birth:  December 4, 1881 at South River Lake, Antigonish County    , NS Parents:  Alexander John and Janet (Hattie) MacHattie Siblings:  Sisters Libbie, Cassie, Minnie and Louise; brother George Marital Status: Single Occupation: Farmer Enlistment:  March 31, 1916 at Antigonish, NS Units: 193rd Battalion; “B” Company, 42nd Battalion (Royal Highlanders of Canada) Service #: … More April 9, 1917: Private Wendell Alexander MacHattie

March 29, 1917: Private John “Jack” Chisholm

Date of Birth: March 12, 1884* at Georgeville, Antigonish County, NS Parents: John A. and Catherine (MacIsaac) Chisholm Siblings: Sisters Mary, Margaret & Elizabeth; brothers Archibald, Daniel, Angus, Ambrose & Joseph Marital Status: Single Occupation: Miner Enlistment:  March 3, 1916 at Vancouver, BC Unit: 158th Battalion (BC); 54th Battalion  (BC) Service #: 645972 Rank:  Private … More March 29, 1917: Private John “Jack” Chisholm