Cluney WW1

 

106th Nova Scotia Rifles

106th Nova Scotia Rifles

Like most young men, when World War 1 broke out, the Cluney/Clooney clan were quick to volunteer.

Garfild and Robert

Garfield Clooney 106th Nova Scotia Rifles

Garfield Cluney's attestation papers Page 1 and Page 2

 

Cluney

Much later in life - Garfield and Eliza Clooney

 

Robert Clooney

Robert Clooney 106th Nova Scotia Rifles

Robert Clooney's attestation papers Page 1 and Page 2

Family anecdote says that Robert suffered shell shock at Vimey Ridge.

 

The 85th Nova Scotia Highlanders

85th Nova Scotia Highlanders

Paschendaele

Memorial at Passchendaele

 

JW Cluney

JW Cluney2

John William Cluney, 8th Platoon, 85th Nova Scotia Highlanders

John William Cluney's attestation papers here

 

William James Cluney

Robert Clooney

Robert Clooney's attestation papers Page 1 and Page 2

 

 

Huge Gordon Cluney

Unknown Cluney ?

 

William James Cluney's attestion Page 1 and Page 2

Hugh Gordon Cluney's attestation Page 1 and Page 2

Gordon Cluney's attestation Page 1 and Page 2

John Cluney's attestation Page 1 and Page 2

James Burton Cluney's attestation Page 1 and Page 2