CEF Soldier Detail

Lieutenant Colonel Sir William Herbert Price
Died: December 21, 1963

Regimental Number:
NA
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
204th Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Owen Sound, Ontario
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Alice Price, wife. 7 Indian Grove, Toronto, Ontario
Address at Enlistment:
7 Indian Grove, Toronto, Ontario
Date of Birth:
May 24, 1877
Trade or Calling:
Barrister
Marital Status:
Married
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Camp Borden, Ontario
Date of Enlistment:
October 12, 1916
Age at enlistment:
39
Height:
Chest:
Expansion:
Religion:
Church of England
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Survived
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
December 21, 1963
Age at Death:
86
Buried at:
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
Research Notes

Death Card found here

Member of Loyal Orange Lodge No. 137, and M.P.P. for Parkdale (Toronto), Ontario

Rank Regiment Unit Company
Lieutenant Colonel Canadian Infantry 204th Battalion

See attached transcript from the Toronto World dated 01 May 1916 detailing Lt.-Col. Price's recruiting work for the 204th Beavers Battalion in Toronto.

Son of William H. Price; husband of Alice Price (nee Gentles) 

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Newspaper Extract 5/1/1916 Recruiting speech in Toronto to raise men for the 204th Beaver Battalion.