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Peter Whitton Edmonds

Peter Whitton Edmonds

Male 1873 - 1918  (45 years)

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  • Name Peter Whitton Edmonds 
    Born 7 Jun 1873  Monifieth Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 30 Oct 1918  on board MHMCS Galiano in a storm off Vancouver island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I25032  Whitton
    Last Modified 22 Jun 2020 

    Father James Edmonds,   b. 1834 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Helen Howie,   b. 1834 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 6 Nov 1860  Cupar, Fife Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F9681  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Helen Bennet,   b. 13 Oct 1874,   d. 6 Oct 1948, Dundee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Children 
     1. Ann Paton Edmonds,   b. 18 Sep 1899, Dundee Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     2. Helen Edmonds,   b. 1900, Dundee Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     3. Ruth Edmonds,   b. Abt 1905  [natural]
     4. Edith Edmonds,   b. 28 Feb 1902  [natural]
    Last Modified 22 Jun 2020 
    Family ID F9680  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 

    • at 1901 census at 39 Union Street, Monifieth a House Plumber
      Emigrated to Canada 26-4-1913 a Plumber
      died on HMCS Galiano

      Engine Room Artificer 4th Class
      Cemetery:
      VICTORIA MEMORIAL ; British Columbia, Canada
      Grave Reference:
      N/A
      Location:
      On Vancouver Island in Ross Bay Cemetery, British Columbia, is the VICTORIA MEMORIAL. The cemetery holds 133 war graves and contains, in a separate plot, the Naval Memorial which consists simply of a square block of granite bearing the names of 39 officers and men who were lost or buried at sea in the Pacific Ocean. Of these, 36 were from the HMCS Galiano which went down on October 30, 1918. Behind the VICTORIA MEMORIAL stands a Cross of Sacrifice.