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08 Jan 1892
Leeds Yorkshire
Brian was the son of the Reverend Henry Alexander and Annie Bultler. Henry was the vicar at Christ Church Church Leeds where on 21st February, he baptised his son Brian in the church. At this time the family address was 22 De grey Road, Leeds. In 1901 Brian was at boarding school at Earlsworth Monmouthshire. Brian attended Leeds Grammar School whilst living at The Vicarage Meadow Lane Leeds. In 1908 the family emigrated to British Columbia Canada and settled in Kamloops. Henry Alexander died there on 6th June 1938.
He was a woodsman upon enlistment.
23 Apr 1917
25
167869 - CWGC Website
116402
British Columbia
Private
29th Bn British Coliumbia Regiment Canadian Infantry
Brian enlisted at Vancouver Canada on 27th May 1915 and is buried in Boulogne Eastern Cemetery, Pas de Calais, Grave Reference: IV C 20.
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