1918-2008: Ninety Years of Remembrance

Soldier Record

Edward Keenan

Contributed by: Phyllis Ferguson, on 2008-11-17

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Rank
First Name Edward
Surname Keenan
Year of Birth Unknown
Year of Death 1918
Regiment Highland Light Infantry
Place of Wartime Residence Glasgow, Glasgow

Edward's Story

I don't know much about this man but he was my great grandfather who died aged 26 on 13th April 1918 following a 4 hr Gas bombardment on the Purple Line near Maillet-Mailly along with 7 officers and another 229 other ranks he being no.230. He is buried at Bienvillers war cemetary.

Due to his ultimate sacrifice his son had 4 children,5 great grandchildren and 8 greta great grandchildren.

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