CEF Soldier Detail

Private Joseph Breadon
Died: October 10, 1920

Regimental Number:
451976
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
58th Battalion
Company:
B
Place of Birth:
Fivemiletown, County Tyrone,
Country:
Ireland
Next of Kin:
Mary M. Breadon, mother, Alderwood, Fivemiletown, County Tyrone, Ireland
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
November 8, 1891
Trade or Calling:
Grocery Clerk
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Toronto, Ontario
Date of Enlistment:
July 23, 1915
Age at enlistment:
23
Height:
5 Feet 11 Inches
Chest:
37 Inches
Expansion:
3 Inches
Religion:
Church of England
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Died after the war of related injuries/illness
Battle Died/Wounded:
Wounded in the Somme 1916
Date of Death:
October 10, 1920
Age at Death:
29
Buried at:
St. John's Norway Cemetery, Toronto, Ontario
Plot:
Range 2. Sec. 8. Lot 3.
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 1Box 1030-27
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 58th Battalion B
Son of Thomas and Mary Breadon, of Alderwood, Fivemiletown, Co. Tyrone, Ireland; husband of Sarah Breadon, of Toronto, Ont.
Awards and Decorations
British War Medal
Memorial Cross
Plaque and Scroll
Victory Medal