CEF Soldier Detail

Private Joseph Morley (Joe) Holland
Died: December 19, 1977

Regimental Number:
531795
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry
Company:
Place of Birth:
Bredenbury, Saskatchewan
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Harry R. Holland, Bredenbury, Sask. father
Address at Enlistment:
Bredenbury, Saskatchewan
Date of Birth:
December 13, 1894
Trade or Calling:
Farmer
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
St Vital, Manitoba
Date of Enlistment:
May 1, 1916
Age at enlistment:
21
Height:
5 Feet 6 Inches
Chest:
39 Inches
Expansion:
2 1/2 Inches
Religion:
Unknown
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Survived
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
December 19, 1977
Age at Death:
83
Buried at:
Beechmount Cemetery, Edmonton, Alberta
Plot:
143B 0007
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG150 Accession 1992 - 93/166 Box 4440 - 52
Research Notes

Source: Military Grave marker, Beechmount cemetery, Edmonton, Alberta. Attestation papers, National Archives, Ottawa files.

Information updated by S V Pearson, Stettler, Alberta, September 15, 2017.

Discharged from army service June 18, 1919, Montreal

Went to France August 10, 1916 

 

Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry
Private Canadian Army Medical Corps No. 14 Field Ambulance

Original information inserted by S V Pearson, Stettler, Alberta, November 18, 2014.