CEF Soldier Detail

Major Warren Herbert Belyea
Died: March 20, 1916

Regimental Number:
NA
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
26th Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Wickham, New Brunswick
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Cora Belyea, wife, Newcastle.\, NB
Address at Enlistment:
Newcastle, NB
Date of Birth:
August 2, 1876
Trade or Calling:
merchant
Marital Status:
Married
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Saint John, New Brunswick
Date of Enlistment:
February 18, 1915
Age at enlistment:
39
Height:
Chest:
Expansion:
Religion:
Unknown
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Unknown    
Cause of Death:
Killed in Action
Battle Died/Wounded:
RE Farm
Date of Death:
March 20, 1916
Age at Death:
40
Buried at:
Loker Churchyard Cemetery, Heuvelland, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium
Plot:
1 E 12
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
Not Specified
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Not Specified
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 635 - 34
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Major Canadian Infantry 26th Battalion

Son of George R. and Mary Belyea; husband of Cora R. Belyea, of Newcastle, New Brunswick.

commanded the Newcastle Company of the 73rd Regt (militia) prior to going to the CEF

as wounded in Jan '16 in the Ypres Salient...returned to the 26th on 9 March ' 16....killed on 20 Mar 16 by artillery shelling at "Watsonville" in the operational area of "RE Farm" in the Ypres Salient