CEF Soldier Detail

Trooper Ethelbert Mickleburgh
Died: June 8, 1916

Regimental Number:
14515
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Cavalry
Battalion:
Royal Canadian Dragoons
Company:
B Squadron
Place of Birth:
Peterborough, Ontario
Country:
Next of Kin:
E. J. Mickleburgh, of Box 255 Transcona Main
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
September 1, 1890
Trade or Calling:
Machinist
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Valcartier, Quebec
Date of Enlistment:
September 24, 1914
Age at enlistment:
24
Height:
5 Feet 10 Inches
Chest:
35 1/2 Inches
Expansion:
3 1/2 Inches
Religion:
Church of England
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Died of Wounds
Battle Died/Wounded:
Murdered at Auchy-les-Hesdin by fellow soldier.
Date of Death:
June 8, 1916
Age at Death:
25
Buried at:
Auchy-Les-Hesdin Communal Cemetery, France
Plot:
2
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 6154-10
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Trooper Canadian Cavalry Royal Canadian Dragoons B Squadron
Trooper Canadian Cavalry Canadian Cavalry Brigade
Private Canadian Infantry 6th Battalion A Company
Murdered by Trooper Alexander Butler who was later executed by firing squad after being convicted of the crime.