CEF Soldier Detail

Private John Richard Aaron
Died: April 9, 1917

Regimental Number:
144995
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
87th Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Liverpool
Country:
Not Specified
Next of Kin:
No.2 Priory Mount, Liverpool, UK - Emily Aaron - Mother
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
June 8, 1895
Trade or Calling:
Labourer
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Cornwall, Ontario
Date of Enlistment:
August 24, 1915
Age at enlistment:
20
Height:
5 Feet 2 Inches
Chest:
35 1/2 Inches
Expansion:
2 1/2 Inches
Religion:
Methodist
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Missing, presumed Killed
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
April 9, 1917
Age at Death:
21
Buried at:
Vimy Memorial, Pas de Calais, France
Plot:
N/A
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
 
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 01-10
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Private Canadian Infantry 87th Battalion
Private Canadian Infantry 77th Battalion
Images

77th Battalion Historical Sketch circa 1915

Son of William John and Emily Aaron, of 34 Upper High St., Everton, Liverpool, England.