CEF Soldier Detail

Private William Blair Airth
Died: December 24, 1944

Regimental Number:
2663603
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
1st Depot Battalion, Alberta Regiment
Company:
Place of Birth:
Renfrew, Ontario
Country:
U.S.A.
Next of Kin:
Mrs. Rebecca Blair Airth; mother; Viking, Alberta
Address at Enlistment:
Suite 4, Hecla Block, Edmonton, Alberta
Date of Birth:
October 31, 1888
Trade or Calling:
Chauffer
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Calgary, Alberta
Date of Enlistment:
April 11, 1918
Age at enlistment:
29
Height:
5 Feet 10 Inches
Chest:
37 Inches
Expansion:
3 Inches
Religion:
Presbyterian
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Conscripted
Saw service in:
Canada    
Cause of Death:
Survived
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
December 24, 1944
Age at Death:
56
Buried at:
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
Not Specified
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 1Box 1Box 1Box 59 - 13
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 1st Depot Battalion, Alberta Regiment
Private Canadian Field Artillery 78th Depot Battery