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Remembering World War I
The Cenotaph, located in front of the Yarmouth County Library, Main Street, Yarmouth, Nova Scotia lists the names of 173 men and women from Yarmouth Town and County. Three names were listed in error on the Yarmouth Memorial and Wartime Heritage does not list the names as casualties. d'Entremont, William A Crowell, Thomas D. Titus, William Peter - Canadian Army Medical Corps; Died March 21, 1971
The Yarmouth Town and County War Memorial
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The Wartime Heritage Association Casualty Page lists 170 war dead with the addition of the following 44 names 32 Born in Yarmouth/Yarmouth Co., Nova Scotia Allen, Joseph Hamilton 27th Battalion; Sept. 15, 1916 Anderson, Alexander John 26th Battalion; July 4, 1917 Bertrand, Dennis 64th Battalion; December 20, 1918 (b Wedgeport) d’Entremont, Albany A. SS Stella Maris (Tug), December 6, 1917 (born in West Pubnico, Yarmouth Co., NS) Doane, Henry Clinton Schooner F W Roebling, December 6, 1917 (born in Yarmouth, NS) Ellis, Ivan Earl 26th Infantry Division, ‘B’ Company , American Expeditionary Force, France: July 1, 1918 Gayton, Roswell US Merchant Navy (SS Lake City) October 3, 1918 Treffry, Hallett Archibald 85th Battalion b. Pleasant Lake; died April 4, 1935 Holly, James Walter 25th Battalion; August 8, 1918 Hood, Arthur William 25th Battalion; Died January 16, 1927 (Death attributed to war service) Hulsman, Chester Howard 3rd Brigade, CFA; July 27, 1916 King, Gordon Willoughby USS Chicago, US Navy; June 23, 1917 Larkin, Glendall Crowell 2nd Mate, SS Aztec (Am Merchant Ship) April 1, 1917; (b. May 25, 1893, Yarmouth NS) Larkin, Harry Lewis 2nd Ass. Engieer, SS Aztec (Am Merchant Ship) April 1, 1917; (b. January 26, 1889, Yarmouth NS) MacKinnon, Norman Scott Chief Skipper HMCS Niobe RCN; February 28, 1918 McDonnell, Robert 44th Battalion; Oct. 26, 1917 (born Argyle, Yarmouth Co. NS) Matheson, Charles 236th Battalion McComiskey, Edward Charles 73rd Battalion Moulaison, Pierre Jervis 25th Battalion (born Abrams River, Yarmouth Co., NS; d. December 31, 1923 war related) Muise, Benjamin Archibald 6th Battalion Canadian Garrison Regiment (born in Amirault’s Hill; d. 1919 war related) Muise, Cyril William 219th Battalion (born Quinan, Yarmouth Co., NS) Penney, Sidney Stephen 72nd Battalion (British Columbia Regiment); July 23, 1918 Perry, Wilfred 3rd Battalion; November 6, 1917 Pothier, Edward Joseph 24th Battalion; b. Yarmouth; died December 23, 1929 Ring, Arthur Franklyn 256th Overseas Railway Construction Battalion; died October 26, 1923 Saulnier, Joseph Jeffrey Canadian Engineers; Died September 29, 1924 (death attributed to service) Spates, Milby Murray 1st Depot Battalion, Nova Scotia; August 19, 1919 (born in Gavelton, NS) Wheaton, Jack Merritt 85th Battalion; April 9, 1917 White Henry Edward 25th Battalion, b. Yarmouth; d. May 2, 1931 Williams, Charles Henry Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry; October 1, 1918 Withycombe, Keith Dalston Royal Field Artillery; October 22, 1918 Wright, John Joseph The King's (Liverpool Regiment); March 22, 1918 2 Residents of Yarmouth Co., Nova Scotia at enlistment: MacDonnell, Gladwyn John Canadian Machine Gun Corps, 2nd Battalion; Aug. 13, 1918 (born in Shelburne Co., NS; a resident of Yarmouth, NS at enlistment) Perry, William Garfield 1st Depot Battalion, Nova Scotia; (born in Shelburne Co., NS; a resident of Yarmouth, NS at enlistment) Died of illness 5 Enlisted in Yarmouth, Nova Scotia Melanson, Benoit Joseph 25th Battalion; Aug. 9, 1918 (born in Grosses Coques, Digby Co., NS) Murphy, Roy Vincent 38th Battalion; Sept. 2, 1918 (born in Lockeport, Shelburne Co., NS) Thimot, Odelpha 14th Battalion; Sept. 27, 1918 (born in Saulnierville, Digby County, NS) Sholds, Clarence Melvin The Royal Canadian Regiment; Nov. 11, 1918 (born in Doctor's Cove, Shelburne Co., NS) Steele, Elezer 25th Battalion; April 27, 1916 (Northern Bay, Bay De Verde, Newfoundland) 5 Related to Residents of Yarmouth, Nova Scotia Andrews, Alexander Carl United States Navy; Oct. 1, 1918 (son of Wentworth Kinney Andrews born in Little River, Yarmouth Co., NS) Hurlburt, David Seamore 13th Battalion; September 2, 1918 (son of David Hurlburt born in Yarmouth, NS) Meuse, Thomas Edward Co F, 102nd Inf. Regt., 26th Div. US Army; August 18, 1918 (son of Sylvester Meuse b. Tusket, and Mary Elizabeth (LaFave) Meuse; b. Eel Brook) Redmond, Frederick ‘C’ Company, 103rd Infantry Regiment, 26th Division, US Army; November 27, 1918 (son of Joanna (Redmond) Scoville and step-son of Levi Scoville, South Chegoggin, Yarmouth Co.) Scarth, James Arnold Percival 5th Canadian Mounted Rifles; June 2, 1916 (Brother of H. A. C. Scarth of Yarmouth, NS.)