CEF Soldier Detail

Lieutenant-Colonel George Stephen Cantlie

Regimental Number:
NA
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
42nd Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Montreal, Quebec
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Beatrice M Cantlie (wife), 502 Sherbrooke Ave. West, Montreal, Quebec
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
May 2, 1867
Trade or Calling:
gentleman
Marital Status:
Married
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Montreal, Quebec
Date of Enlistment:
June 6, 1915
Age at enlistment:
48
Height:
5 Feet 10 Inches
Chest:
Expansion:
Religion:
Roman Catholic
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:
Not Specified
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Not Specified
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 1473 - 56
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Lieutenant-Colonel Canadian Infantry 42nd Battalion
Original commanding officer of the 42nd Battalion CEF, Royal Highlanders. He served as their commander until the end of 1916. He organized the 20th Reserve Battalion and commanded it until 1918. He served before the war with the 5th Royal Scots.
Awards and Decorations
Distinguished Service Order