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FENNELL, Thomas Cole
ROSE, Judith
ARGUE, Robert
ARGUE, Louise Ann

FENNELL, Thomas Harold


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FENNELL, Thomas Harold 1 2

  • Born: 16 May 1889, Carp, Carleton, Ontario, Canada 1 2 3 4
  • Died: 17 May 1916, Ypres, , West-Vlaanderen, Belgium aged 27 5 6 7
  • Buried: Poperinge, , West-Vlaanderen, Belgium 6 7

bullet  Burial Notes:

Poperinge New Military Cemetery
Also listed on the gravestone of his parents in the Huntley United Cemetery.


bullet  Facts and details for Thomas Harold Fennell:

He was buried in Poperinge, , West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

He graduated from Queen's University in Kingston, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada.

He worked as a Teacher at Belleville High School in Belleville, Hastings, Ontario, Canada.

He served in the military World War I as a Lieutenant in 1915-1916. 3 Force: Army
Unit: 2nd Canadian Mounted Rifles (British Columbia Regt.)

He was appointed in March 1915 to the 3rd Mounted Rifles and went overseas in June. In the fall of the same year he went to France with the 2nd Mounted Rifles, and served through the winter on the Ploegsteert-Messines front, and then in the Salient. He was instantly killed by a sniper while he was setting out a machine gun in a new emplacement.

He worked as a Lawyer in 1915 in Medicine Hat, Cypress, Alberta, Canada. 3 8 Law student at Bebb, McClarty and Evans law office.



1 Statistics Canada, Census - Canada - 1901, District: ON LANARK (North/Nord) (#80)
Subdistrict: Huntley (Carp Village) E-2 Page 17

2 Statistics Canada, Census - Canada - 1911, Ontario / Carleton / 18 Huntley / page 18.

3 Canada Thomas Harold Fennell; digital images, Canada, CEF Declaration Papers, 1914-1918.

4 "Ontario Birth Records 1869-1913," database(accessed 1 Apr 2013), Thomas Harold Fennel; Carleton > 1889 > 268.

5 Internet web site, http://genforum.genealogy.com/cgi-bin/pageload.cgi?thomas::fennell::166.html.

6 Gravestone, http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~snaylor/OntGraMk/Ottawa/Huntley/HuntUn/HUNTUN.HTM.

7 Veterans Affairs Canada database, Canadian Virtual War Memorial(http://www.veterans.gc.ca/eng/collections/virtualmem), Thomas Harold Fennell; http://www.veterans.gc.ca/eng/collections/virtualmem/Detail/139199.

8 Newpaper Notice or Article, Thomas H. Fennell in List of Caualties.