Corporal Charles Stewart Whittaker

Regimental Number:
126174
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
32nd Battalion
Company:
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Prior Military Experience:
No
Enlistment Date:
September 4, 1915
Age at Enlistment:
18
Enlisted at:
Guelph, Ontario
Address at Enlistment:
Waterloo Ave., Guelph, Ontario
Civilian Occupation:
core maker
Saw Service in:
Europe
Date of Death:
December 2, 1958
Age at Death:
62
Cause of Death:
Survived
Battle Died/Wounded:
Burial:
Guelph Woodlawn Cemetery, Ontario
Plot:
KS, 6, 8
Commemorated:
 
Date of Birth:
November 9, 1896
Next of Kin:
George Whittaker (father), Waterloo Ave., Guelph, Ontario
Place of Birth:
Guelph, Ontario
Country of Birth:
Canada
Prisoner of War:
Not Specified
Interned:
Married:
Single
Religion:
Church of England
Height:
5 Feet 4 Inches
Chest:
34.5 Inches
Expansion:
3.5 Inches
Ethnic Origin:
Not Specified
   
NAC Reference: ^1Box 10327 - 54
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private
Canadian Field Artillery
64th Depot Battery
Private
Canadian Infantry
71st Battalion
Corporal
Canadian Infantry
32nd Battalion
Awards and Decorations
Notes
Attested a second time, December 1916, in Guelph. He was likely discovered to be under age after his 1915 attestation as there are differences in his year of birth on the papers.
Research Notes