Canadian Expeditionary Force

Private David Peden, #637

Born: August 20th, 1889 Maybole, Ayrshire, Scotland
Enlisted at Vancouver, BC with Canadian Overseas Railway Construction Corps., May 11th, 1915
Sailed for Britain,  June 14th, 1915
Proceeded to France, November 1st, 1915
Transferred to 8th Battalion, July 18th, 1917
Missing, presumed killed in action, November 10th, 1917 
Service Awards: 1914-1915 Star,  British War and Victory Medals

 

 

 

 



8th Battalion "Little Black Devils" - David Peden sitting in front row

 

 



Letter from Military - September 30th, 1918

 

 

 



Page #307 from the 1917 Book of Remembrance.

 

In Retrospect