CEF Soldier Detail

Private Mark Vossmer Galway

Regimental Number:
761239
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
121st Battalion
Company:
C.E.F. Western Irish.
Place of Birth:
Hamilton, Ontario
Country:
Bermuda
Next of Kin:
Sadilla Elizabeth Galway; wife; 6625 Sherbrook St., South Vancouver, B.C.
Address at Enlistment:
6625 Sherbrooke St S Vancouver , BC
Date of Birth:
January 5, 1875
Trade or Calling:
Plasterer
Marital Status:
Married
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Vancouver, British Columbia
Date of Enlistment:
April 24, 1916
Age at enlistment:
41
Height:
5 Feet 7 Inches
Chest:
37 Inches
Expansion:
3 Inches
Religion:
Church of England
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Great Britain    
Cause of Death:
Survived
Battle Died/Wounded:
W.I.A.
Date of Death:
Age at Death:
Buried at:
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
Research Notes

121st Battalion Nominal Roll

 The Legacy Voices Project

Information provided from The Thamis Gale Collection -No 4

Infantry Victoria British Columbia, Military District No.11  

Blacks and West Indians in the C.E.F. Not part of No 2 Construction Battalion. 

Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 121st Battalion C.E.F. Western Irish.
Private Canadian Infantry 1st Reserve Battalion C.E.F., B.C.
Private Canadian Infantry 7th Battalion C.E.F. 1st British Columbia Regiment

previous service  -  3 years Bermuda Volunteers R.C. 

Original Unit: 121st Battalion

Final Unit: 1st Reserve Battalion