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Private William Black Weir

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PERSONAL INFORMATION

Date of birth: 1887-05-03
Place of birth: Glasgow Lanarkshire Scotland
Next of kin: Hugh Weir; father; 30 Lynn Terrace, Muirend, Glasgow, Scotland
Marital status: single
Occupation (attested): Book Keeper
Occupation (normalized): Bookkeeper, General
Address: St. James Hotel, Edmonton, Alberta
Religion: Presbyterian
Date of death: 1917-08-15
Cause of death: Killed in action

MILITARY INFORMATION

Regimental number: 904475
Highest Rank: Private (10th Battalion)
Rank detail
  1. Private (Army). 1916-03-06 ?
  2. Private, 10th Battalion, Infantry (Army).
Degree of service: Europe
Survived war: no
Battle wounded/killed: Battle of Hill 70

RESEARCH INFORMATION

CVWM ID: No CVWM ID in our database, but try this.
CWGC ID: 1577159
LAC ID: 305711
Attestation record(s): image 1, image 2
Service file: B10208-S017
Uploader's Notes: 18 months prior military service, Officers Training Corps, Glasgow University.
Uploader's Research notes: [Private Army Canadian Infantry 194th Battalion Private Army Canadian Infantry 10th Battalion ]

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Date added: 2004-09-04
Last modified: 2014-01-07