CEF Soldier Detail

Captain Stanley Wallace Rosevear
Died: April 25, 1918

Regimental Number:
490895
Survived War:
No
Force:
Air Force
Regiment:
Royal Air Force
Battalion:
201st Squadron
Company:
Place of Birth:
Walkerton, Ontario
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Ella Maude Rosevear, 43 Prospect Ave., Port Arthur, Ontario
Address at Enlistment:
43 Prospect Ave., Port Arthur, Ontario
Date of Birth:
March 9, 1896
Trade or Calling:
student
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Toronto, Ontario
Date of Enlistment:
November 9, 1916
Age at enlistment:
20
Height:
5 Feet 7 Inches
Chest:
36 Inches
Expansion:
5 Inches
Religion:
Methodist
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Accident
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
April 25, 1918
Age at Death:
22
Buried at:
St. Hilaire Cemetery Extension, Frevent, France
Plot:
C. 8.
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 8464-51
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Captain Royal Air Force 201st Squadron
Private Royal Naval Air Service No. 1 Naval Squadron
Private Canadian Infantry University of Toronto Training Company

Eldest son of Howard S. and Ella M. Rosevear, of Port Arthur, Ontario.

Transfered to the Royal Naval Air Service in January 1917.  He died in a crash near Arras.

Awards and Decorations
Distinguished Service Cross
Distinguished Service Cross First Bar