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Edward Charles McComiskey
Edward Charles McComiskey Battalion: 73rd Battalion Company: “A” Company, No. 4 Platoon Rank: Sergeant Regimental Number: 132121 Date of Birth: June 29, 1880 Place of Birth: Pubnico, Yarmouth Co., NS Date of Enlistment: August 17, 1915 Place of Enlistment: Montreal, Quebec Address at Enlistment: Granby, Quebec Age at Enlistment: 35 Height: 5 feet, 8 inches Complexion: Dark Eyes: Blue Hair: Black Trade: Factory Manager Marital Status: Married Religion: Baptist Next of Kin: Bessie McComiskey (Wife) Granby, Quebec While serving with the 73rd Battalion, Sergeant McComiskey was admitted to the General Hospital, Montreal on March 3, 1916 where died of illness on March 21, 1916. Date of Death: March 21, 1916 Age at Death: 35 Cemetery: Granby Cowie Street Cemetery, Quebec Commemorated on Page 123 of the First World War Book of Remembrance Displayed in the Memorial Chamber of the Peace Tower in Ottawa on March 22 Sources: Veterans Affairs Canada