CEF Soldier Detail

Private Wilbrod Deschenes

Regimental Number:
436785
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
51st Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Quebec City, Quebec
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Mr. L. Deschenes; 9742 - 110 St., Edmonton, Alberta
Address at Enlistment:
Falher, Alberta
Date of Birth:
October 22, 1875
Trade or Calling:
Farmer
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Edmonton, Alberta
Date of Enlistment:
February 8, 1915
Age at enlistment:
39
Height:
5 Feet 6 Inches
Chest:
36 1/2 Inches
Expansion:
4 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:
Not Specified
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 2463 - 88
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 51st Battalion
Private Canadian Infantry 233rd Battalion
1021182  Second attestation on August 1, 1916 in Edmonton, Alberta for the 233rd Battalion.  It states that he was previously in the 51st Battalion.  He was now born in St. Roche des Aulnaies, Quebec.  Next of kin was Mrs. Leon Deschenes; mother; Edmonton, Alberta.  He is now a farmer from Falher, Alberta.