CEF Soldier Detail

Major Frank Overton Wills Tidy
Died: May 4, 1959

Regimental Number:
NA
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
198th Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Kildonan, Manitoba
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
William Thomas Tidy, father. 562 Ontario Street, Toronto, Ontario
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
June 12, 1886
Trade or Calling:
Broker
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Valcartier, Quebec
Date of Enlistment:
September 23, 1914
Age at enlistment:
28
Height:
5 Feet 8 Inches
Chest:
38 1/2 Inches
Expansion:
3 1/2 Inches
Religion:
Church of England
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Survived
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
May 4, 1959
Age at Death:
73
Buried at:
Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Toronto, Ontario
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
Research Notes
3rd Battalion Nominal Roll
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Major Canadian Infantry 198th Battalion
Captain Canadian Infantry Base Depot
Captain Canadian Infantry 3rd Battalion B Company
Captain Canadian Infantry 3rd Battalion No. 4 Company
Captain Canadian Infantry 3rd Battalion B Company
Son of William Thomas Tidy and Adeline Estella Tidy (nee Wills); husband of Mildred Staples Tidy (nee Morse) married November 26, 1936
Awards and Decorations
Mentioned in Despatches 'A' List
Military Cross