CEF Soldier Detail

Captain Jeffery Batters Home-Hay

Regimental Number:
81404
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Air Force
Regiment:
Royal Flying Corps
Battalion:
104th Squadron
Company:
Place of Birth:
Alloa
Country:
Scotland
Next of Kin:
Margaret Batters Home-Hay, Alloa, Scotland
Address at Enlistment:
Kamsack, Saskatchewan
Date of Birth:
February 2, 1887
Trade or Calling:
steam fitter
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Winnipeg, Manitoba
Date of Enlistment:
December 29, 1914
Age at enlistment:
27
Height:
5 Feet 8 1/2 Inches
Chest:
42 Inches
Expansion:
2 Inches
Religion:
Presbyterian
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Survived
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
Age at Death:
Buried at:
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
Yes
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 4472-59
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Captain Royal Flying Corps 104th Squadron
Second Lieutenant Royal Flying Corps 104th Squadron
Private Canadian Infantry 32nd Battalion
Shot down over enemy lines, taken prisoner and held until December 15, 1918.
Awards and Decorations
Distinguished Flying Cross
Military Cross