Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Evelyn Verrall McKay

In memory of:

Nursing Sister Evelyn Verrall McKay

November 4, 1918

Military Service


Age:

25

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Army Medical Corps

Division:

3rd Canadian General Hospital

Additional Information


Born:

November 24, 1892
Galt, Ontario

Enlistment:

November 6, 1916
London, Ontario

Daughter of Mark S. and Sarah M. McKay, of Galt, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 459 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

TERLINCTHUN BRITISH CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

VII. C. 26.

Location:

TERLINCTHUN BRITISH CEMETERY is situated on the northern outskirts of Boulogne. From Calais follow the A16 to Boulogne and come off at Junction 3 and follow the D96E for Wimereux Sud. Continue on this road for approximately 1 kilometre when the TERLINCTHUN BRITISH CEMETERY will be found on the left hand side of the road.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of Evelyn Verrall McKay – © IWM (WWC H22-32)
  • Newspaper Clipping – Photo
  • Newspaper Clipping (2) – Article
  • Galt War Memorial – The Cambridge (Galt) War Memorial, Queen's Square, Cambridge, Ontario.  Circa 1930. Frances Loring and William Lyon Somerville.

Inscribed:"TO THEM ALL HONOUR / GUARD YE THEIR VICTORY / 1914-1918 / 1939-1945 / 1950-1953."
  • Close-up of Galt War Memorial – Detail of the Cambridge (Galt) War Memorial.
  • Photo of Evelyn Verrall McKay – In memory of the men and women from the Waterloo area who went to war and did not come home. From the booklet, Peace Souvenir – Activities of Waterloo County in the Great War 1914 – 1918. From the Toronto Public Library collection.

Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me.
  • Waterloo Memorial Booklet – In memory of the men and women from the Waterloo area who went to war and did not come home. From the booklet, Peace Souvenir – Activities of Waterloo County in the Great War 1914 – 1918. From the Toronto Public Library collection.

Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me.
  • Grave Marker
  • Photo of Evelyn Verrall McKay – Photo taken at Army Medical Corps commissioning.

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