CEF Soldier Detail

Private Douglas Coy Pierce
Died: June 13, 1917

Regimental Number:
223235
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
85th Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Cedar Lake, Digby County, Nova Scotia
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Mrs Alice Pierce (mother), Cedar Lake,Digby County, Nova Scotia
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
February 8, 1894
Trade or Calling:
electrician
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Halifax, Nova Scotia
Date of Enlistment:
November 4, 1915
Age at enlistment:
21
Height:
6 Feet Inches
Chest:
38 Inches
Expansion:
2 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:
June 13, 1917
Age at Death:
22
Buried at:
Aire Communal Cemetery, France
Plot:
I. F. 2.
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Not Specified
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 7820-60
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 85th Battalion

Son of George W. and Alice E. Pierce, of Hebron, Yarmouth Co., Nova Scotia.

Listed on the Nominal Roll of the 85th Battalion.