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.
IODE, No Return Ticket - Wallaceburg War Casualties - Alan Mann 2002, Chatham Daily Planet (21-08-1918)
Last Place of Employment
Junior Tinsmith, Dresden, Ontario
December 3rd, 1915
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.