CEF Soldier Detail

Private Adelbert Hersey
Died: October 15, 1915

Regimental Number:
67296
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
25th Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Yarmouth, Yarmouth County, Nova Scotia
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
William E Hersey (father), Yarmouth, Nova Scotia
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
October 4, 1895
Trade or Calling:
labourer
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Halifax, Nova Scotia
Date of Enlistment:
November 15, 1914
Age at enlistment:
19
Height:
5 Feet 4 1/2 Inches
Chest:
34 1/2 Inches
Expansion:
2 Inches
Religion:
Wesleyan
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Died in War, unknown cause
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
October 15, 1915
Age at Death:
20
Buried at:
Bailleul Communal Cemetery Extension, France
Plot:
I. B. 179.
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Not Specified
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 4298-11
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 25th Battalion
Listed on the Nominal Roll of the 25th Battalion.