CEF Soldier Detail

Captain William James Enright
Died: June 27, 1918

Regimental Number:
NA
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Army Medical Corps
Battalion:
Llandovery Castle (Hospital Ship)
Company:
Place of Birth:
Port Daniel, Quebec
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Margaret Doyle Enright(wife) Port Daniel, Quebec
Address at Enlistment:
Quebec Military Hospital, Quebec
Date of Birth:
February 19, 1873
Trade or Calling:
surgeon
Marital Status:
Married
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Quebec City, Quebec
Date of Enlistment:
June 28, 1915
Age at enlistment:
42
Height:
5 Feet 10 Inches
Chest:
42 Inches
Expansion:
3 1/2 Inches
Religion:
Roman Catholic
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Killed in Action
Battle Died/Wounded:
Hospital Ship Llandovery Castle torpedoed 114 miles south-west of the Fastnet Rock by U86
Date of Death:
June 27, 1918
Age at Death:
45
Buried at:
Les Baraques Military Cemetery, France
Plot:
V. G. 8.
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 2919 - 50
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Captain Canadian Army Medical Corps Llandovery Castle (Hospital Ship)
Captain Canadian Army Medical Corps 22nd Battalion
Captain Canadian Army Medical Corps 4th Stationary Hospital
recovered from sea 14th Oct., 1918. Son of Thomas Enright and Isabel McPherson (his wife), of Port Daniel; husband of Margaret D. Enright, of Port Daniel East, Bonaventure Co. P.Q., Canada.
Awards and Decorations
Mentioned in Despatches 'B' List