Magill, Harry

Regimental Number: 101102
Rank: Lance Corporal
Branch: 49th Battalion

Harry was born in Belfast, Ireland on May 6, 1892. He came to Canada around 1913 and filed on a homestead at 21-71-8-W6. In October of 1916 he was slightly wounded, but he remained on duty. Harry was killed near Inchy-en-Artois on September 27, 1918. An enemy shell exploded on the parados while he was in the trench being served his rations and he was killed instantly. Harry’s grave marker is inscribed with “Gone before.”

Sources: Along the Wapiti p. 373