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.