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James Archibald Wylie

James Archibald Wylie

Male 1894 - 1917  (23 years)

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  • Name James Archibald Wylie 
    Nickname Archie 
    Born 23 Mar 1894  Almonte, Lanark North, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Buried 1917  Vimy, , Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Casualty Details
      Name: WYLIE, JAMES ARCHIBALD
      Initials: J A
      Nationality: Canadian
      Rank: Lieutenant
      Regiment: Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment)
      Unit Text: 15th Bn.
      Age: 23
      Date of Death: 16/08/1917
      Additional information: Son of the late James Watson Wylie and Alexandra Logie Wylie, of Almonte, Ontario.
      Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
      Memorial: VIMY MEMORIAL

      James died in the battle of Hill 70, a famous battle invovling large Canadian and British casualties.
    Died 16 Aug 1917  Lens, , Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    • Killed in World War I while serving as a Lieutenant in the 15th battalion at Hill 70, Lens, France. [1]
    Person ID I129103  7_families
    Last Modified 17 Apr 2006 

    Father James Watson Wylie,   b. 10 Mar 1861, Of, Burnside, Almonte, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Alexandra Helena Logie,   b. 23 Aug 1863, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jul 1908  (Age 44 years) 
    Married 2 Jan 1886  Hamilton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F40629  Group Sheet

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    Lieutenant James Archibald Wylie
    Lieutenant James Archibald Wylie

  • Sources 
    1. [S7562] E-mail from Robert Huggard to Lee Drew , (rehuggard@sympatico.ca), 28 Mar 2006.

    2. [S7569] Commonwealth War Graves Commission, ((online) www.cwgc.org), 28 Mar 2006.

    3. [S676] Letters - from Bob Huggard to Lee Drew, (1 Aug 2002, 9 May 2003).