McHardy, John: Service no. 400833

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Source: T.O.S. December 1916 per War Diary.

August 8, 1918 War Diary entry reads: “Up to this time the casualties had been much smaller than anticipated although Lieut. McHardy had gone only a short distance from the Assault trench when he sustained mortal shrapnel wounds.”

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“Killed in Action” He was struck in the stomach from an enemy shell during the attack on Guemappe, on the morning of August 26th, 1918. He died a few minutes later.

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