CEF Soldier Detail

Private August Olson

Regimental Number:
258530
Survived War:
Not Specified
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
211th Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Country:
Sweden
Next of Kin:
Johan Olson; father; Nas Korsnas, Sweden
Address at Enlistment:
Gleichen, Alberta
Date of Birth:
April 4, 1886
Trade or Calling:
Farmer
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Gleichen, Alberta
Date of Enlistment:
June 29, 1916
Age at enlistment:
30
Height:
5 Feet 7 Inches
Chest:
39 Inches
Expansion:
4 Inches
Religion:
Methodist
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Unknown    
Cause of Death:
Not Specified
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
Age at Death:
Buried at:
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
Not Specified
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 1Box 7458 - 34
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 211th Battalion