Lieutenant Thomas Stephens

Regimental Number:
458062
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
1st Depot Battalion, 1st Central Ontario Regiment
Company:
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Enlistment Date:
July 16, 1915
Age at Enlistment:
19
Enlisted at:
Montreal, Quebec
Address at Enlistment:
15 Boyle Street, Montreal, Quebec
Civilian Occupation:
Hotel Clerk
Saw Service in:
Europe
Date of Death:
May 15, 1929
Age at Death:
33
Cause of Death:
Survived
Battle Died/Wounded:
Wounded December 9, 1916, March 29, 1917 and September 2, 1918
Burial:
Mount Hope Catholic Cemetery, Toronto, Ontario
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Date of Birth:
November 21, 1895
Next of Kin:
Thomas F. Stephens, father. 15 Boyle Street, Montreal, Quebec
Place of Birth:
Toronto, Ontario
Country of Birth:
Canada
Prisoner of War:
No
Interned:
Married:
Single
Religion:
Church of England
Height:
5 Feet 7 Inches
Chest:
37 Inches
Expansion:
2 Inches
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
   
NAC Reference:
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private
Canadian Infantry
3rd Battalion
Private
Canadian Infantry
23rd Reserve Battalion
Lance Corporal
Canadian Infantry
23rd Reserve Battalion
Lance Corporal
Canadian Infantry
3rd Battalion
Corporal
Canadian Infantry
3rd Battalion
Lieutenant
Canadian Infantry
12th Reserve Battalion
Lieutenant
Canadian Infantry
3rd Battalion
Private
Canadian Infantry
60th Battalion
C Company
Sergeant
Canadian Infantry
1st Depot Battalion, 1st Central Ontario Regiment
Private
Canadian Infantry
12th Reserve Battalion
Sergeant
Canadian Infantry
3rd Battalion
Private
Canadian Infantry
23rd Reserve Battalion
Private
Canadian Infantry
Canadian Casualty Assembly Centre
Private
Canadian Infantry
3rd Battalion
Lieutenant
Canadian Infantry
1st Depot Battalion, 1st Central Ontario Regiment
Awards and Decorations
Military Medal, Military Medal First Bar
Notes

Son of Thomas Stephens and Kate Stephens (nee Gibbs); husband of Annie Stephens

The gunshot wound to the spine that he suffered on September 2, 1918 left him paralysed. Discharged June 16, 1919 Medically Unfit

Prior service with the 10th Royal Grenadiers

Research Notes
60th Battalion 1st Reinforcing Draft Nominal Roll