CEF Soldier Detail

Sergeant Lewis Henry Brown
Died: April 9, 1917

Regimental Number:
703253
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
102nd Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Sherbrook, Quebec
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Mrs Margaret M.Brown, 1432 5th Ave. W., Vancouver, B.C.
Address at Enlistment:
1432 5th Ave. W., Vancouver, British Columbia
Date of Birth:
September 21, 1880
Trade or Calling:
Broker
Marital Status:
Married
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Vancouver, British Columbia
Date of Enlistment:
January 7, 1916
Age at enlistment:
35
Height:
5 Feet 7 Inches
Chest:
38 Inches
Expansion:
3 Inches
Religion:
Church of England
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Killed in Action
Battle Died/Wounded:
Vimy Ridge
Date of Death:
April 9, 1917
Age at Death:
36
Buried at:
Bois-Carre British Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France
Plot:
VI. C. 7.
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Not Specified
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 1Box 1168-17
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Research Notes

102nd Battalion Nominal Roll

Details of death from Ancestry.com which includes a digitized image of the casualty form from the "Canada, War Graves Registers (Circumstances of Casualty), 1914-1948” database 

Rank Regiment Unit Company
Sergeant Canadian Infantry 102nd Battalion
Son of Henry Braithwaite Brown and Charlotte Mary Brown, of Sherbrooke, Quebec; husband of Margaret Mary Davis (formerly Brown), of Kamloops, British Columbia.