CEF Soldier Detail

Private George Samuel Foster
Died: November 17, 1917

Regimental Number:
769597
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
18th Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Toronto, Ontario
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Mary Jane Foster 460 Gerrard Street, East Toronto, Ontario Mother
Address at Enlistment:
460 Gerrard Street, East Toronto, Ontario
Date of Birth:
December 4, 1885
Trade or Calling:
Fireman
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Toronto, Ontario
Date of Enlistment:
January 3, 1916
Age at enlistment:
30
Height:
5 Feet 6 1/2 Inches
Chest:
39 Inches
Expansion:
4 Inches
Religion:
Presbyterian
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Died of Wounds
Battle Died/Wounded:
"Died of Wounds" at No. 2 Casualty Clearing Station.
Date of Death:
November 17, 1917
Age at Death:
32
Buried at:
Lijjsenthoek Military Cemetery, Belgium
Plot:
XXVII. AA. 4.
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Not Specified
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 1Box 3229-42
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
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Private Canadian Infantry 18th Battalion