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 Odelpha Thimot   Battalion: 14th Battalion   Regimental Number: 415624   Rank: Private   Date of Birth: August 14, 1890   Place of Birth: Saulnierville, Digby County, NS       Date of Enlistment: April 10, 1915   Place of Enlistment: Yarmouth NS   Address at Enlistment:   NA Age at Enlistment: 24   Height: 6 feet 11/4 inches Previous Military Experience: Yes   Trade: Chauffeur Marital Status:   Single   Religion: Roman Catholic   Next of Kin: Moses Thimot (Father), Saulnierville, Digby County, NS     Son of Moses and Annie Thimot, of 149, Lowell St., Somerville, Mass., U.S.A.  He was first  wounded in September, 1916. Served for 3 years 7 months.     Date of Death: September 27, 1918   Age at Death: 27 Cemetery: Terlincthun British Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France; Plot: IV. D. 3       Terlincthun British Cemetery is situated on the northern outskirts of Boulogne.  The first rest camps for Commonwealth forces were established near Terlincthun in August 1914 and during the whole of the First World War, Boulogne and Wimereux housed numerous hospitals and other medical establishments. Commemorated on Page 511 of the First World War Book of Remembrance Displayed in the Memorial Chamber of the Peace Tower in Ottawa on                    Listed on the Saulnierville War Memorial as "Odelphie" Thimot Sources: Library and Archives Canada (Attestation Paper) Commonwealth War Grave Commission Veterans Affairs Canada
  Odelpha Thimot
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