Share/Save/Bookmark

Presented by the
Newfoundland's Grand Banks Site
to assist you in researching your Family History

Click on the graphic below to return to the NGB Home Page
Newfoundland's Grand Banks

To contribute to this site, see above menu item "About".

How to report a possible transcription error

These transcriptions may contain human errors.
As always, confirm these, as you would any other source material.

Newfoundland Disasters
Pilley's Island (Green Bay) WWI Victims

 
The following are names of the young men from Pilley's Island (Green Bay)
who died as a result of their service during WWI. These names are inscribed
on a monument located on a hill near the old Methodist Church at Pilley's
Island. 

Arthur PITTMAN killed Dec.3, 1917 aged 24 years;
Pierce RIDOUT died Apr. 27, 1918 aged 23 years;
John DEAN, died Aug. 9, 1918 aged 28 years;
Adolphus LOCKE died Dec. 3, 1918 aged 22 years;
John James MAY died Oct. 18, 1918 aged 20 years;
Henry SIMMS died Oct. 25, 1918 aged 21 years;
George B. JONES died July 1, 1917 aged 24 years;
Stephen JANES died July 1, 1917 aged 22 years; 
George SIMMS died Dec. 30, 1915 aged 27 years;
Albert Edgar GUY died Nov. 30, 1917 aged 20 years; 
Edgar [?] BLACKMORE died Apr, 14, 1917 aged 21 years;
Frederick B. RICE died Aug. 17, 1917 aged 21 years;
William C. HUSTINS died Apr. 2, 1920 aged 27 years.


At the time of copying this list, night was closing in and I hurriedly noted
the names as they were read out to me, so for the surnames JONES and JANES,
I cannot fully trust my notes here - it could be JANES or JONES but I
believe it is as written. 

 


Further information about the above individuals
can be obtained or contributed at

The Canadian Virtual War Memorial Site

(a service of the Canadian Federal Government)

Page Contributed by Barbara Pederson
Page Revised by Craig Peterman (Wednesday March 06, 2013 AST)

Recent Updates Contact Us


Search through the whole site
Hosted by
Chebucto Community Net

Your Community, Online!
www.downhomer.com
by Downhomer.com
JavaScript DHTML Menu Powered by Milonic
Newfoundland's Grand Banks is a non-profit endeavor.
No part of this project may be reproduced in any form for any purpose other than personal use.

© Newfoundland's Grand Banks (1999-2016)