MILITARY: World War I

Of the soldiers that went to war, 116,516 died during World War I

SUMMARY OF GILLLESPIE CASUALITIES WORLD WAR I

From the USA          7

From Commonwealth Countries:

     British                  157

     Canadian              34     see Vimy Ridge Memorial for 6

     Australia               13

    South African        3

     India                          1

     New Zealand       5

TOTAL   220 Gillespie Casualties identified in World War I

INDEX OF SOLDIERS OF WORLD WAR I 

Some soldiers served with countries other than that of their birth, or even different from current residence.  If not found, check country of birth. Click on country names to find records, or words in either green or blue..

AUSTRALIA

 

CANADA

 

BRITAIN

See also Ireland

INDIA

 

IRELAND

                                

NEW ZEALAND 

     

 SOUTH AFRICA

   

   UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

 

Website: Life Stories of the First World War (new)

(1,726 Gillespies remembered)

 

The Battle of the Somme

 

 World War I Museum

From original postcards my Dad bought during the War. The marching soldiers are from Camp Petawawa, Ontario CANADA as soldiers return from a church service. The first photo is of the church service and the many men preparing to go to battle. How many soldiers in this photo never came back?

WAR MEMORIALS – No Known Grave

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