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Gordon Weedmark

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  • Name  Gordon Weedmark  [2, 3, 4
    Born  13 Oct 1896  Montague Township, Lanark County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Gender  Male 
    Residence  Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence  1901  Montague Township, Lanark County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence  1911  Montague Township, Lanark County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Military Service  6 Jan 1915  75th Battalion Find all individuals with events at this location 
    rank: Private 
    Died  10 March 1917  Calais, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age  20 years 
    Notes 
    Person ID  P-1289974694  Weedmark Family Tree
    Last Modified  9 Jun 2011 

    Father  George Frederick Weedmark,   b. 10 Jun 1872, Marlborough Township, Carleton County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Apr 1947, Marlborough Township, Carleton County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location   (74 years)  
    Relationship  Natural 
    Mother  Ellen Pype,   b. 22 Nov 1873, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1966   (92 years) 
    Relationship  Natural 
    Married  5 Sep 1894  Smiths Falls, Lanark County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F113  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 13 Oct 1896 - Montague Township, Lanark County, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1901 - Montague Township, Lanark County, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1911 - Montague Township, Lanark County, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 March 1917 - Calais, France Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Gordon Weedmark
    Gordon Weedmark
    Military Medals
    Military Medals

    British War Medal

    Blue, white and orange ribbon
    The Medal was awarded to all ranks of Canadian overseas military forces who came from Canada between 05 August 1914 and 11 November 1918, or who had served in a theatre of war. Those who had enlisted in the O.M.F.C in the United Kingdom and had not served in a theatre of war were not entitled to this medal. The requiredments for the RAF personnel were the same as for the army. Naval personnel were required to have 28 days of mobilized service or to have lost their lives before this period of service was complete. Seamen of the Canadian Merchant Marine who served at sea not less than six months, and crews of Dominion Government Ships and the Canadian Mercantile Marine were also

    Victory Medal (Inter-Allied War Medal)

    Blue, green, yellow and red ribbon
    This medal was awarded to all ranks of the fighting forces, to civilians under contract, and others employed with military hospitals who actually served on the establishment of a unit in a theatre of war between 05 August 1914 and 11 November 1918 (inclusive). It was also awarded to members of the British Naval mission to Russia 1919-1920 and for mine clearance in the North Sea between 11 Novemeber 1918 and 30 November 1919. This medal was never issued alone and was always issued with the British War Medal.

    Memorial Crosses

    Purple ribbon
    The Memorial Cross (more often referred to as the Silver Cross) was first instituted by Order-in-Council 2374, dated December 1, 1919. It was awarded to mothers and widows (next of kin) of Canadian soldiers who died on active duty or whose death was consequently attributed to such duty.
    Marking (cypher) Number awarded
      GRV (George V) 58,500
      GVIR (George VI) 32,500
      ERll (Elizabeth ll) 500

    The crosses were sent automatically to mothers and wives sho qualified, and can be worn by the recipeints anytime, even though they were not themselves veterans. The cross in engraved with the name and service number of the son or husband.


    Headstones
    Gordon Weedmark
    Gordon Weedmark

    Histories
    Dies of Wounds
    Dies of Wounds
    Perth Courier
    23 Mar 1917
    Gordon Weedmark, 
Biography
    Gordon Weedmark, Biography
    75th Battalion
    Central Ontario Regiment, 11th Infantry Brigade
    4th Division, Canadian Expeditionary Force

    Census Records
    1901 Census of Canada
    1901 Census of Canada
    Ontario, Lanark South
    Montague Township, Page #5
    1911 Census of Canada
    1911 Census of Canada
    Ontario, Lanark South
    Sub District #17
    Montague Township, Page #2

    Military Records
    42nd Regiment 100th Battalion
    42nd Regiment 100th Battalion
    Canadian Over-seas Expeditionary Force
    Attestation Paper #787359
    Military Record
    Military Record
    CEF Commonwealth War Graves Registers
    Gordon Weedmark

  • Sources 
    1. [S-1213522040] Ancestry Family Trees, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network. Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members.), This information comes from 1 or more individual Ancestry Family Tree files. This source citation points you to a current version of those files. Note: The owners of these tree files may have removed or changed information since this source citation was .
      http://trees.ancestry.com/pt/AMTCitationRedir.aspx?tid=6085366&pid=-1289974694

    2. [S-1183476775] Canadian Soldiers of World War I, 1914-1918, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006.Original data - Soldiers of the First World War (1914-1918). Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Canada.Original data: Soldiers of the First World War (1914-1918). Library and Archiv).
      Name: Gordon WeedmarkBirth Date: 13 Oct 1897Birth Place: Banark CountyResidence Date: Residence Place: Canada

    3. [S-1214169528] 1911 Census of Canada, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006.Original data - Library and Archives Canada. Census of Canada, 1911. Ottawa, Canada: Library and Archives Canada. Microfilm reels T-20326 to T-20460.Original data: Library and Archive).
      Name: Gorden WeedmarkBirth Date: October 1896Birth Place: OntarioResidence Date: 1911Residence Place: Ontario

    4. [S-1211595551] 1901 Census of Canada, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006.Original data - Library and Archives Canada. Census of Canada, 1901. Ottawa, Canada: Library and Archives Canada. RG31, T-6428 to T-6556.Original data: Library and Archives Canada. Ce).
      Birth date: 1896Birth place: O EnglandResidence date: 1901Residence place: Montague, Lanark (South/Sud), Ontario, Canada


  

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