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Lieutenant William Frederick Nelson Sharpe

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Lieutenant William Frederick Nelson Sharpe

Birth
Ontario, Canada
Death
4 Feb 1915 (aged 22)
Shoreham-by-Sea, Adur District, West Sussex, England
Burial
Prescott, Leeds and Grenville United Counties, Ontario, Canada Add to Map
Plot
Section 10, Block 5, Lot 4, Grave B.
Memorial ID
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From the Canadian Virtual War Memorial--
Military Service:-
Rank: Lieutenant
Age: 22
Force: Air Force
Unit: Royal Flying Corps
Division: 1st Battalion, Canadian Contingent

Son of Frederick Charles and Ida (née Bell) Sharpe. Husband of Alma K. Sharpe of Prescott, Ontario, Canada.

Lieutenant W.F. Sharpe was the first Canadian military aviator to give his life in the Great War. He was killed in a training accident in England.

Lieutenant William Frederick Nelson Sharpe is commemorated on Page 36 of Canada's First World War Book of Remembrance.
From the Canadian Virtual War Memorial--
Military Service:-
Rank: Lieutenant
Age: 22
Force: Air Force
Unit: Royal Flying Corps
Division: 1st Battalion, Canadian Contingent

Son of Frederick Charles and Ida (née Bell) Sharpe. Husband of Alma K. Sharpe of Prescott, Ontario, Canada.

Lieutenant W.F. Sharpe was the first Canadian military aviator to give his life in the Great War. He was killed in a training accident in England.

Lieutenant William Frederick Nelson Sharpe is commemorated on Page 36 of Canada's First World War Book of Remembrance.

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