CEF Soldier Detail

Lieutenant Thomas Brehaut Saunders
Died: June 13, 1916

Regimental Number:
NA
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
13th Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Toronto, Ontario
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Dyce Saunders, Father, 213 Poplar Plains Road, Toronto, Ontario
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
June 4, 1896
Trade or Calling:
Farmer
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Toronto, Ontario
Date of Enlistment:
July 24, 1915
Age at enlistment:
19
Height:
5 Feet Inches
Chest:
38 1/2 Inches
Expansion:
3 Inches
Religion:
Church of England
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Killed in Action
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
June 13, 1916
Age at Death:
20
Buried at:
Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery, Belgium
Plot:
VI. A. 25.
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 1Box r8662 - 29
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Son of Dyce W. Saunders, K.C., and Amy Percival Saunders (nee Brehaut), of 72, Walmer Rd., Toronto.

Was a student at Upper Canada College and a member of the 10th Regiment Royal Grenadiers, Canadian Militia.

The Wellington County Museum in Ontario holds information about him in their archives.