Son of John and Sarah O'Connor, of Huntingdon, Quebec. Died of wounds at the Somme
Enlisted September 18, 1915 in Montreal, Quebec, 73rd Battalion
Embarked S. S. Adriatic, Halifax, March 31, 1916
Arrived Liverpool April 9, 1916
Admitted to Moore Barracks, Shorncliffe with German measles on April 24, 1916 with a temperature of 105, discharged May 16, 1916. Judged fit for discharge on May 9th, 1916, but in quarantine in case of Diptheria.
Arrived Bramshott May 16, 1916
Embarked for France June 18, 1916
Joined 13th Battalion July 1, 1916
Died of wounds at 49 Casualty Clearing Station Sept. 5, 1916. Listed as gun shot wound to the head
Date of death on some documentation is Sept. 6, 1916, marked as incorrect.