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 Camp, 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.