CEF Soldier Detail

Private Clarence Bernard Saunders
Died: August 1, 1916

Regimental Number:
67342
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
25th Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Yarmouth, Yarmouth County, Nova Scotia
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Mrs William N Saunders (mother), Sydney, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
March 28, 1880
Trade or Calling:
foundrey carpenter
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Halifax, Nova Scotia
Date of Enlistment:
November 13, 1914
Age at enlistment:
34
Height:
5 Feet 6 1/2 Inches
Chest:
36 Inches
Expansion:
3 Inches
Religion:
Baptist
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Died in War, unknown cause
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
August 1, 1916
Age at Death:
36
Buried at:
Lijjsenthoek Military Cemetery, Belgium
Plot:
VII. D. 15.
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Not Specified
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 8656 - 58
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 25th Battalion

Son of William and Charlotte Saunders; husband of Ella M. Saunders, of Dayton, Yarmouth Co., Nova Scotia.

Listed on the Nominal Roll of the 25th Battalion.