Lance Corporal 439134 Ernest Clinch Owen

Reason: Killed in Action by Enemy Shell
Date: 3 Jun 1916
Age:   26
Theatre: Sanctury Wood, France and Flanders
Action:   Battle of Mont Sorrel (Ypres)
CWGC Cemetery: Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium
Grave or Panel: Panels 24 - 26 - 28 - 30
SWFHS Memorial: Southam
     
Unit: 52nd (New Ontario) Battalion
Regiment: Canadian Infantry
Awarded: Not yet established
Enlisted: Enlisted 10 May 1915 at Kenora, Canada
Arrived in Theatre:   Not yet established
     
Born:   1 Jun 1890 at Gravesend, Kent
 
Parents: Ernest Clinch and Dora Owen [nee Davies]
1891 Address:   Gravesend, Kent
  Census
1901 Address: Martley, Worcestershire
Census
1911 Address: Penygraig, Glamorgan, Wales
Census
1912 Address:   Keewatin, Ontario, Canada    
Emigration:   Left Liverpool on SS Dominion 16 Mar 1912    
Immigration:   Arrived at Halifax, Nova Scotia 30 Mar 1912    
1911 Occupation:   Colliery Timberman's Assistant    
1912 Occupation:   Labourer    
1915 Occupation: Miller, Lake of the Woods Milling Company
Attestation
CWGC Page:      
L Cpl Owen
CWGC Memorial: Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial
SWFHS Memorial: Southam
Regimental History: Canadian Expeditionary Force
Battalion History:   52nd Battalion
Service Records   Attestation Paper
Other Memorials   Kenora Great War Project

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