- Place of Use Continent - North America, Country - Canada
- Category Communication artifacts
- Sub-category Personal symbol
- Department Arms and Technology
- Museum CWM
- Earliest 1918/12/01
- Latest 1919/09/01
- Inscription (Star/Étoile): 69763 PTE R.V. POWELL. 26/CAN:INF:; (BWM & VM/MGB & MV): 69763 SJT. R.V. POWELL. 26-CAN.INF.
- Support loose
- Materials Bronze, Silver, Copper, Silkworm silk
- Service Component Canadian Expeditionary Force
- Unit 26th Canadian Infantry Battalion
- Person / Institution Subject, Powell, Sergeant Roy Victor
- Measurements Length 16.1 cm, Width 11.5 cm, Thickness 0.3 cm
- Caption Medals Project- Powell, Roy Victor
Roy Victor Powell was born in Digby County, Nova Scotia, on 4 September 1893. He was the son of Percival and Mary L. Powell.
A stoker on a ship, Powell enlisted in the 76th Battalion in Saint John, New Brunswick, on 6 November 1914. He was later transferred to the 26th Canadian Infantry Battalion (New Brunswick). He died from pulmonary tuberculosis at the Canadian Special Hospital in Lenham, Kent, England, on 19 April 1918.
Roy Victor Powell is buried in Lenham Cemetery, Kent, England.