CEF Soldier Detail

Private Newman Vine Ashdown

Regimental Number:
277019
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
1st Depot Battalion, Saskatchewan Regiment
Company:
Place of Birth:
Burk's Falls, Ontario
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
William George Ashdown (father,) Asquith P.O., Saskatchewan
Address at Enlistment:
Asquith P.O., Saskatchewan
Date of Birth:
October 19, 1896
Trade or Calling:
Farmer
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Regina, Saskatchewan
Date of Enlistment:
June 6, 1918
Age at enlistment:
21
Height:
5 Feet 6 Inches
Chest:
37 Inches
Expansion:
3 Inches
Religion:
Baptist
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Conscripted
Saw service in:
Unknown    
Cause of Death:
Survived
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
Age at Death:
Buried at:
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
Not Specified
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Not Specified
Research Notes
See biographical information about the Ashdown family on page 62 of The Asquith Record (1982)
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 1st Depot Battalion, Saskatchewan Regiment

After the War Vine entered the ministry.

Brother of Arthur Allen Ashdown 1018579 . Cousin of James Briden Ashdown 474259