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:
Canadian 34 see Vimy Ridge Memorial for 6
South African 3
New Zealand 5
TOTAL 220 Gillespie Casualties 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. Check country link to find records.
(1,726 Gillespies remembered)
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