Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Albert Ransome Ball

In memory of:

Lieutenant Albert Ransome Ball

April 29, 1915

Military Service


Age:

24

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Alberta Regiment)

Division:

10th Bn.

Additional Information


Son of William Lee and Nellie Lenore Ball, of Winnipeg.

Commemorated on Page 4 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

STANSTEAD (CRYSTAL LAKE) CEMETERY
Quebec, Canada

Grave Reference:

In East part.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of Albert Ransome Ball– Photograph appearing in the Winnipeg Evening Tribune on May 3, 1915.  Text indicates that Albert Ransome Ball died of wounds received in the battle of Langemarck (2nd battle of Ypres).
  • Newspaper Clipping– From the Toronto Star for 1 May 1915.
  • Circumstances of Death Registers– Source: Library and Archives Canada.  CIRCUMSTANCES OF DEATH REGISTERS, FIRST WORLD WAR Surnames:  Babb to Barjarow. Microform Sequence 5; Volume Number 31829_B016715. Reference RG150, 1992-93/314, 149.  Page 663 of 1072.
  • War Memorial– The Stanstead Quebec War Memorial. Stanstead is on the Canada/US border (state of Vermont). For World War One, thirty-six men from Stanstead or from nearby communities are remembered on this war memorial.
  • Inscription

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