CEF Soldier Detail

Private William Douglas Abercrombie

Regimental Number:
700177
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
54th Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Carlyle, Saskatchewan
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Mother; Martha Abercrombie, 17 King George Court, Winnipeg, Manitoba
Address at Enlistment:
17 King George Court, Winnipeg, Manitoba
Date of Birth:
May 29, 1896
Trade or Calling:
Electrician with Manitoba Government Telephone Co
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Winnipeg, Manitoba
Date of Enlistment:
December 8, 1915
Age at enlistment:
19
Height:
5 Feet 5 Inches
Chest:
34 Inches
Expansion:
3 Inches
Religion:
Presbyterian
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Survived
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
Age at Death:
Buried at:
Unknown
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG150, Vol 15-02
Research Notes

101st Battalion Nominal Roll

Source:  LAC file

Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 54th Battalion
Private Canadian Infantry 32nd Battalion
Private Canadian Infantry 12th Reserve Battalion
Private Canadian Infantry 6th Reserve Battalion
Private Canadian Infantry 101st Battalion Signal Section
Private Canadian Infantry 17th Reserve Battalion
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William D Abercrombie
Discharged due to demobilization on June 08, 1919 at Hamilton, Ontario