CEF Soldier Detail

Private Axel George Anderson
Died: September 20, 1971

Regimental Number:
256348
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Machine Gun Corps
Battalion:
4th Machine Gun Company
Company:
Place of Birth:
Lyle, Minnasota,
Country:
U.S.A.
Next of Kin:
Ole & Matilda Anderson,Garland, Minnasota, U S A parents
Address at Enlistment:
Nokomis, Saskatchewan
Date of Birth:
May 15, 1893
Trade or Calling:
Farmer
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Regina, Saskatchewan
Date of Enlistment:
January 3, 1918
Age at enlistment:
24
Height:
5 Feet 10 Inches
Chest:
36 Inches
Expansion:
2 1/2 Inches
Religion:
Lutheran
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Conscripted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Survived
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
September 20, 1971
Age at Death:
78
Buried at:
Bethel Chuch Cemetery, Niobe, Alberta
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150 Accewssion 1992-93/166 Box 142-68
Research Notes

Military Service Act Letter and Number - 225394-LR

Information inserted by S V Pearson, Stettler, Alberta, March 2, 2016.

Sources: Attestation document and National Archives , Ottawa pdf format Also Military grave marker, Niobe Cemetery, Alberta 

Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Machine Gun Corps 4th Machine Gun Company
Private Canadian Infantry 1st Depot Battalion, Saskatchewan Regiment Canadian Machine Gun Corp
Private Anderson went overseas aboard the S S Scotian arriving in England Feb.2, 1918. Discharged from service June 25, 1919, Regina, Sask. Died in or around Buffalo Lake  Alberta.