In memory of

Corporal

Ernest Oliver

who died on 13 Jun 1916


Service details
  Conflict WWI
  Service Army
  Unit 16th Battalion, Manitoba Regiment
  Rank Corporal
  Service number 472017
  Date of death 19160613
  Cause of death killed in action
Narrative history
  472017 Corporal (16th Battalion, Manitoba Regiment) Ernest Oliver (b.1889) of Saskatoon was KIA 19160613 at Mount Sorrel and is commemorated on the Menin Gate Memorial at Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium, which bears the names of 55,000 men who were lost without trace during the defence of the Ypres Salient in the First World War. He was the son of Samuel and Elizabeth Oliver of Coalisland, Tyrone, Ireland. Ernest was working as a clerk when he enlisted at Saskatoon in 1915.
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Memorial information
  Saskatchewan rural municipality for commemoration 344 - Corman Park
  Cemetery or memorial location Menin Gate Memorial, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium    

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  Honour roll location(s) St John cathedral, Saskatoon
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Personal information
  Date of birth 18890406
  Place of birth Coalisland, Tyrone, Ireland    (Please click here for map.)
  Date of enlistment 19150712
  Place of enlistment Saskatoon    (Please click here for map.)
  Residence on enlistment Saskatoon    (Please click here for map.)
  Occupation clerk
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