Name:Benjamin BlauveltService Number:904055Rank:PrivateService:194th BattalionDate of Birth:November 6, 1889 Place of Birth:Yarmouth, Nova ScotiaEnlistment Date:February 21, 1916Place of Enlistment:Edmonton, AlbertaAddress at Enlistment: Edmonton, AlbertaAge at Enlistment:26Height: 5 Feet 10 Inches Complexion:MediumEye Colour:GreyHair Colour:BrownMartial Status:SingleTrade:Lumberjack Religion:PresbyterianNext of Kin:Wallace Blauvelt (Father)Carleton, Yarmouth Co.,NSDate of Death:March 31, 1916Age at Death:26Cemetery:Edmonton Cemetery, Alberta, CanadaGrave Reference:N. S. L. 72. B. I. S. A. Commemorated on Page 55 of the First World War Book of RemembranceDisplayed in the Memorial Chamber of the Peace Tower in Ottawa on February 13Benjamin Blauvelt was the son of Wallace Blauvelt and Eva Blauvelt, of Carleton, Yarmouth Co., NS. He enlisted in Edmonton, Alberta on February 21, 1916. He contracted measles and was sent to the Isolation Hospital in Edmonton. While his condition improved he contracted a cold and pneumonia. He died on March 31, 1917. Private Blauvelt is buried in the Edmonton Cemetery, Alberta.