CEF Soldier Detail

Major Samuel Charles Richards

Regimental Number:
NA
Survived War:
Not Specified
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Army Veterinary Corps
Battalion:
Divisional Train
Company:
Place of Birth:
Carmarthen County
Country:
Wales
Next of Kin:
Florence Louise Richards, 2014 Foul Bay Rd., Victoria, British Columbia
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
July 12, 1873
Trade or Calling:
veterinary inspector R.N.W.M.P.
Marital Status:
Married
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
In the field - France
Date of Enlistment:
April 6, 1916
Age at enlistment:
42
Height:
5 Feet 11 Inches
Chest:
43 Inches
Expansion:
2 Inches
Religion:
Unknown
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
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 8238 - 5
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Major Canadian Army Veterinary Corps Divisional Train
Awards and Decorations
Officer of the Order of the British Empire