Linda Rollings, daughter of Thomas William Rollings and Evelyn May Braham b.May 2,1926,has a copy of George William Braham war records which was obtained from the National Archives of Canada. Linda Rollings first cousin of late Bobbi Petherick.
Surname: George William Braham Served in 71st Battery CFA 13 mos. #341987 (gunner) Date effective 1/5/17 assigned pay,payable to Miss Ella Williams,58Palmerston Ave.Toronto. single Place of birth: C.Sligo,Ireland Name and address of next of kin: Annie Braham 40 Varna Road,Birmingham, England Relation of next of kin: mother
May1, 1917 Particulars of assignment
Name: Miss Ella Williams Address: 24 Woodbine Beach, Queen St.,Toronto,Ont. 71st,Battery, C.F.A.C.E.F. Regimental number: 341987 Full name of soldier: George William Braham Place of Birth: Mullaghmore, County of Sligo, Ireland Are you married: no Is your father alive: no Is your mother alive: yes Mrs.Annie Braham 40 Varna Road, Edgbaston, Birmington, England. If you have no wife state name and relationship: Miss Ella Williams 58 Palmerston Ave., Queen St.W. Toronto (Fiancee) Dated: April 9, 1917
Medical History of an Invalid: April 11, 1919 Surname: Braham George William next of kin: Mrs. Harriet Helen Braham, 139 Lisgar ST., Toronto,Ontario Age of last Birthday: 28 day of birth date, May 28, 1891