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Maurice Irving Machell
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Birth: May 6, 1891
Death: Sep. 15, 1916

Maurice Irving Machell, son of Dr. Henry T. and Mrs. Machell, enlisted in the 19th Battalion in the autumn of 1914. In the spring of 1915 Machell was sent overseas, where he was appointed to the 3rd King's Shropshire Light Infantry. He served as a musketry instructor with the unit until being sent to France in
June 1916. Machell was assigned to the 5th Battalion of the Regiment. His death came in the attack on Delville Wood, where he led a party to eliminate
sniper fire.

Maurice I. Machell's name can be found on the Honour Roll 1914-18 of Grace Church on-the-Hill, Toronto 
 
Inscription:
King's Shropshire Light Infantry
 
Burial:
Thiepval Memorial
Thiepval
Departement de la Somme
Picardie, France
Plot: Pier and Face 12 A and 12 D.
 
Created by: International Wargraves ...
Record added: Nov 23, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12466638
Maurice Irving Machell
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Maurice Irving Machell
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 Added: Mar. 3, 2014

- wrig
 Added: Oct. 11, 2012
 
 
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