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Russell Alexander MacKay

In memory of:

Private Russell Alexander MacKay

March 1, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

433100

Age:

34

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Alberta Regiment)

Division:

49th Bn.

Additional Information


Son of John MacKay, M.D., and Margaret MacKay, of St. Catharines, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 127 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

SHORNCLIFFE MILITARY CEMETERY
Kent, United Kingdom

Grave Reference:

N. 394.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

  • Memorial– The Cenotaph at Memorial Park in St. Catharines, Ontario, was dedicated on August 7th, 1927 by the Prince of Wales (future King Edward VIII), and unveiled by Brigadier General W. B. M. King, C.M.G., D.S.O.  The names of St. Catharines men who died as a result of their service during World War I are listed on two bronze tablets located at City Hall.

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