Murray, Robert Scott

  • Township: Embro & West Zorra
  • Rank: Sergeant Major
  • Branch: Canadian Over-Seas Expeditionary Force, Canadian Infantry, 1st Battalion
  • Regiment number: 675875
  • Date of birth: July 15, 1891
  • Where born: West Zorra Township, Oxford County, Ontario, Canada
  • Date of death: November 6, 1917
  • Wars Served: World War I
  • Commemorated: Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres, Belgium
  • Years of service: April 8, 1916 - November 6, 1917
  • Country enlisted with: Canada

Biography

Robert Scott Murray was born July 15, 1891, son of David and Louisa Murray of West Zorra Township. At the time of enlistment, he was an unmarried farmer. He was killed in on Nov. 6, 1917, while serving with the 1st Battalion of the Canadian Infantry, and is commemorated on the Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres, Belgium.

 

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