In memory of

Private

Edward Warwick Pownall

who died on 2 Aug 1916


Service details
  Conflict
  Service Army
  Unit 31st Battalion, Québec Regiment
  Rank Private
  Service number 426742
  Date of death 19160802
  Cause of death died of wounds
Narrative history
  426742 Private (31st Battalion, Alberta Regiment) Edward Warwick Pownall (b.1881) of Neidpath east of Swift Current died 19160802 of a gunshot wound to the head sustained five days earlier and is buried at Boulogne Eastern cemetery, Pas-de-Calais, France. He was born at Montréal, Québec, and studied at McGill University 1899-1901. Edward homesteaded NE1-15-10-W3 at Neidpath before enlisting in the 46th Battalion at Moose Jaw in 1915. His brother Harry served overseas with the Medical Corps.
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Memorial information
  Saskatchewan rural municipality for commemoration 136 - Coulee
  Cemetery or memorial location Boulogne Eastern cemetery, Pas-de-Calais, France    

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Personal information
  Date of birth 18810620
  Place of birth Montréal, Québec    (Please click here for map.)
  Date of enlistment 19150506
  Place of enlistment Moose Jaw    (Please click here for map.)
  Residence on enlistment Neidpath    (Please click here for map.)
  Occupation homestead farmer
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