CEF Soldier Detail

Private James Henry Birch Silcox
Died: August 28, 1918

Regimental Number:
3205512
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
31st Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Meaford, Ontario
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
John Yeadell; friend; Rocklyn, Ontario
Address at Enlistment:
General Delivery, Edmonton, Alberta
Date of Birth:
January 7, 1888
Trade or Calling:
Farmer
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
Not Specified
Place of Enlistment:
Calgary, Alberta
Date of Enlistment:
January 9, 1918
Age at enlistment:
30
Height:
6 Feet 1 Inches
Chest:
34 Inches
Expansion:
3 Inches
Religion:
Presbyterian
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Conscripted
Saw service in:
Unknown    
Cause of Death:
Died in War, unknown cause
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
August 28, 1918
Age at Death:
30
Buried at:
Sun Quarry Cemetery, Pas De Calais, France
Plot:
E. 9.
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 8899 - 27
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 31st Battalion
Private Canadian Infantry 1st Depot Battalion, Alberta Regiment
Son of Samuel and Annie Silcox, of Meaford, Ontario.