Bedell, Roy Craig (R. C.) Photo
Rank Private
Service # 189580
Unit # 91st, 18th
24th Reg. Yes
Resident Dresden
Books Of Rememberance Page Available

Private Roy Craig Bedell transferred from the 91st. to the 186th. Battalion, embarking for overseas in March 1917. after training at Bramshott Camp he crossed to France in September 1917, transferring to the 18th. Battalion. He served in the trenches until the winter months, during which time he was with the Engineers, working at his trade. In March he was returned to the 18th, as Stretcher Bearer.


Sources IODE, No Return Ticket - Wallaceburg War Casualties - Alan Mann 2002, Chatham Daily Planet (21-08-1918)
Height 5' 10"
Eye Colour Brown
Age 16
Complexion Fair
Hair Brown
Race White
Birthplace Dresden, Ontario
Religion Baptist
Last Place of Employment Junior Tinsmith, Dresden, Ontario
Marital Status Single
When Enlisted December 3rd, 1915
Where Enlisted Dresden, Ontario
Next of Kin Father- William L. Bedell, Dresden, Ontario. Mother- Mrs. Mary Bedell, Dresden Ontario. Brother- James Bedell, Charles Bedell, Clifford Bedell. Sister- Mrs. Maud Whitson, Mrs. Eva Eberlee, Miss Mary Bedell.

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