Pte. William Emery LOGAN

Pte. William Emery LOGAN

Male 1898 - 1918  (20 years)

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  • Name William Emery LOGAN 
    Prefix Pte. 
    Born 25 May 1898  Ross Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Census-Household Member 1911  Ross Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Attestation Papers 14 Oct 1916  Renfrew, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    WWI service 28 Aug 1918  Vis-En-Artois, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    #1042217 21st Bn. Canadian Infantry; enlisted 
    Died 28 Aug 1918  Vis-En-Artois, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Cherisy, Pas de Calais, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    Quebec Cemetery
    Cherisy, Nord-Pas-de-Calais
    France 
    Person ID I41259913  Whitewater Region Early Families
    Last Modified 6 Nov 2021 

    Father James LOGAN,   b. 12 Mar 1865, Ross Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Sep 1937, Sudbury, Sudbury, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Margaret MCCULLOCH,   b. 7 Mar 1858, Fitzroy Twp, Carleton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Apr 1902, Ross Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years) 
    Married 10 Aug 1887  Ross Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7, 8, 9
    Family ID F13664924  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Histories
    Logan, Pte. William Emery WWI casualty
    Logan, Pte. William Emery WWI casualty
    Articles and information compiled by Fay Bennett from sources noted

  • Notes 
    • 1911 Census Ross Twp., Renfrew Co., Ontario with parents

    Census-Household Member:
    • Role: Household Member

    Attestation Papers:
    • 18 years 41/2 mos; 5' 51/2"; hazel heys dk red hair
      farmer

    WWI service:
    • Killed in Action
      He was killed on the afternoon of August 28th, 1918, during the advance on the enemy's position"Oliver Trench" newar the Sesee River. A very heavy barrage was placed on our advancing troops which resulted in a number of casualties.
      Attack newar Vis-En-Artois
      Cemetery: Quebec British Cemetery, Cherisy, 7 1/2 miles SE of Arras France

  • Sources 
    1. [S481827] Census - Canada, Ontario, Renfrew Co., Ross Twp., - 1901, Automated Genealogy, (Index to 1901 Census of Canada with Digital Images, http://automatedgenealogy.com/census/cache/index.html).

    2. [S483158] Mil-WWI Personnel Records of the First World War, Canada., ( Library and Archives Canada . https://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/discover/military-heritage/first-world-war/personnel-records/Pages/search.aspx.).

    3. [S481832] Census - Canada, Ontario, Renfrew Co., Ross Twp., - 1911, Library and Archives of Canada, Archivia Net On-Line Research Tool ,, (Database, http://www.collectionscanada.ca/archivianet/1911/index-e.html).

    4. [S482739] Mil-Military Attestation Papers, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com. Canada, WWI CEF Attestation Papers, 1914-1918 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2006. Images are used with the permission of Library and Archives Canada.).

    5. [S483155] Mil-War Graves Registers, Canada (Circumstances of Casualty), 1914-1948, Canada., (Ancestry.com Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010.).

    6. [S257] Newspaper - Index to Births, Marriages, & Deaths in the Pembroke Observer and Upper Ottawa Advertiser 1867-1898, OGS Sault Ste Marie Branch, (July 1991).

    7. [S493] Renfrew County Marriages, 1876-1890, Lewis, Olga, (Sep 1998).

    8. [S482096] Newspaper - Index to Births, Marriages, & Deaths in the Pembroke Observer and Upper Ottawa Advertiser 1867-1898, OGS Sault Ste Marie Branch, (July 1991).

    9. [S482325] Renfrew County Marriages, 1876-1890, Lewis, Olga, (Sep 1998).