Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Eden Lyal Pringle

In memory of:

Nursing Sister Eden Lyal Pringle

May 30, 1918

Military Service


Age:

24

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Army Nursing Service

Division:

3 Stationary Hospital

Additional Information


Born:

September 4, 1893
Glasgow, Scotland

Enlistment:

May 7, 1917
Victoria, British Columbia

Daughter of Mr. and Mrs. William Pringle, of 2030, 12th Avenue East, Vancouver, British Columbia.

Commemorated on Page 487 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

BAGNEUX BRITISH CEMETERY
Somme, France

Grave Reference:

III. A. 25.

Location:

Gezaincourt is a village in the Department of the Somme, situated 2 kilometres to the south-west of the town of Doullens, and BAGNEUX BRITISH CEMETERY lies to the south of the village. There is a Commonwealth War Graves Commission signpost in Gezaincourt village opposite the Chateau entrance.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Circumstances of Death Registers – Circumstances of Casualty
  • War Graves Document – War Graves front page
  • Document – War Graves - back
  • Attestation papers – Attestation paper
  • Passenger List – Passenger list
  • Photo of Eden Pringle – © IWM (WWC H22-27-1)
  • Headstone of Eden Lyal Pringle – Bagneux Halt CWGC Cemetery at Gezaincourt, France where lie the remains of three Canadian Nursing Sisters Baldwin, Macpherson & Pringle, killed in an air raid on No. 3 Stationary Hospital, Doullens, in May 1918. See also photo submissions for Baldwin & Macpherson made today. All three submissions were photographed by the donor on 15th March 2001.

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