CEF Soldier Detail

Private Edward Canton

Regimental Number:
231692
Survived War:
Not Specified
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
202nd Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Springview, Keya Paha County, Nebraska
Country:
U.S.A.
Next of Kin:
Alice Canton; wife; St. Julien, Saskatchewan
Address at Enlistment:
Grande Prairie, Alberta
Date of Birth:
October 9, 1888
Trade or Calling:
Steam engineer
Marital Status:
Married
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Grande Prairie, Alberta
Date of Enlistment:
June 30, 1916
Age at enlistment:
27
Height:
5 Feet 9 Inches
Chest:
39 Inches
Expansion:
4 1/2 Inches
Religion:
Presbyterian
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 1473 - 67
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 202nd Battalion