CEF Soldier Detail

Lieutenant-Colonel Joseph Bartlett 'Bart' Rogers
Died: October 13, 1940

Regimental Number:
NA
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
1st Central Ontario Regimental Depot
Company:
Place of Birth:
Winnipeg, Manitoba
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Charles A.B. Brown, uncle. 47 Wellesley Street, Toronto, Ontario
Address at Enlistment:
47 Wellesley Street, Toronto, Ontario
Date of Birth:
March 3, 1886
Trade or Calling:
Manufacturer
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Valcartier, Quebec
Date of Enlistment:
September 22, 1914
Age at enlistment:
28
Height:
5 Feet 9 Inches
Chest:
36 1/2 Inches
Expansion:
3 Inches
Religion:
Anglican
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Survived
Battle Died/Wounded:
Wounded May 1, 1915 at Vlamertinghe, Accidentally injured December 26, 1918 at the Dynamite Factory in Lind, Germany
Date of Death:
October 13, 1940
Age at Death:
54
Buried at:
Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Toronto, Ontario
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
Research Notes

Death card found here (note that the Date of Death on the card is incorrect)

3rd Battalion Nominal Roll

Rank Regiment Unit Company
Lieutenant-Colonel Canadian Infantry 1st Central Ontario Regimental Depot
Lieutenant Canadian Infantry 3rd Battalion No. 3 Company
Lieutenant-Colonel Canadian Infantry 3rd Battalion Headquarters
Major Canadian Infantry 3rd Battalion B Company
Captain Canadian Infantry 3rd Battalion B Company
Lieutenant Canadian Infantry 3rd Battalion B Company

Son of James Erastus Rogers and Alice Hattie Rogers (nee Brown); husband of Helen Rogers (nee Leadbetter) married June 23, 1920

Evacuated sick to England February 25, 1918 and returned to duty April 6, 1918

Prior service with the QOR

Rogers became the first Commanding Officer of the Toronto Regiment formed in 1920

Awards and Decorations
Companion of the Order of St Michael and St George
Distinguished Service Order
Distinguished Service Order First Bar
Mentioned in Despatches 'A' List
Military Cross