CEF Soldier Detail

Sergeant John Cyra

Regimental Number:
101115
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
31st Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Webster, Massachusetts
Country:
U.S.A.
Next of Kin:
August Cyra; Peace River Crossing, Alberta
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
July 15, 1887
Trade or Calling:
Steam mechanic
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Edmonton, Alberta
Date of Enlistment:
July 22, 1915
Age at enlistment:
28
Height:
5 Feet Inches
Chest:
38 1/2 Inches
Expansion:
3 1/2 Inches
Religion:
Roman Catholic
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:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 1Box r2255 - 2
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Sergeant Canadian Infantry 31st Battalion
Lance-Corporal Canadian Infantry 1st Canadian Command Depot
Company Sergeant-Major Canadian Infantry 2nd Canadian Infantry Works Battalion
Sergeant Canadian Infantry Alberta Regimental Depot
Company Sergeant-Major Canadian Labour Corps 4th Canadian Labour Battalion
Lance-Corporal Canadian Infantry 66th Battalion
Lance-Corporal Canadian Infantry 9th Reserve Battalion
Sergeant Canadian Infantry 21st Reserve Battalion
Awards and Decorations
British War Medal
Mentioned in Despatches 'A' List
Meritorious Service Medal
Victory Medal