Sergeant 11459 George Riley BULL

Reason: Killed in Action
Date and age: 8 Aug 1918 | 25 yrs
Main Battle:   Hundred Days Offensive
Action:   Battle of Amiens (Third Battle of Picardy)
CWGC Cemetery:   Caix British Cemetery, Amiens, France
Grave:   I.G.2
SWFHS Memorial: Southam
Other Memorial:   Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Unit: H Company, 4th (Central Ontario) Battalion
Regiment: Canadian Infantry
Brigade:   1st Brigade | 1st Division | Canadian Expeditionary Force
Awarded: Military Medal - Gazetted 17 Jul 1917
Enlisted: 23 Sep 1914 Valcartier, Ontario, Canada
In Theatre:   17 Aug 1915 in France
Wounded:   Gun shot wound to the right shoulder on 22 Jun 1916
Born:   16 Oct 1892 at Harbury
 
Baptised:   25 Dec 1892 at Southam St. James
   
Parents: George and Ada Bull [nee Grant]
 
Brother:   Private 11329 John Edward Bull    
1901 Address: Daventry Street, Southam
Census
1903-14 Address: 22 Walnut Street, Brantford, Ontario, Canada
 
1914 Occupation:
Labourer

CWGC Page for Private Bull

George's brother John was killed on 10th April 1916 at the "Bluff", Dickebush, Ypres, Belgium aged 21

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