CEF Soldier Detail

Lieutenant Colonel Ernest Samuel Wigle
Died: October 5, 1947

Regimental Number:
NA
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
18th Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Township Gosfield, Essex County, Ontario
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Alice M. Wigle, wife. 143 Victoria Avenue, Windsor, Ontario
Address at Enlistment:
143 Victoria Avenue, Windsor, Ontario
Date of Birth:
March 5, 1859
Trade or Calling:
Barrister at Law
Marital Status:
Married
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
West Sandling, Kent, England
Date of Enlistment:
October 19, 1914
Age at enlistment:
55
Height:
6 Feet Inches
Chest:
Expansion:
Religion:
Church of England
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Survived
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
October 5, 1947
Age at Death:
88
Buried at:
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
Research Notes
18th Battalion Nominal Roll
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Lieutenant Colonel Canadian Infantry 18th Battalion
Original Commanding Officer of the 18th Battalion CEF. Served as Mayor of Windsor Ontario 1905-1909 and 1937-38.