CEF Soldier Detail

Private Joseph William Prendergast
Died: October 8, 1918

Regimental Number:
3031953
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
2nd Regiment Canadian Mounted Rifles
Company:
Place of Birth:
Longford
Country:
Ireland
Next of Kin:
Elizabeth Watkinson Baldwin Long Island NY USA Sister
Address at Enlistment:
308 2nd Street Jamestown NY USA
Date of Birth:
July 16, 1882
Trade or Calling:
Steamfitter
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Toronto Ontario
Date of Enlistment:
January 2, 1918
Age at enlistment:
35
Height:
5 Feet 4 Inches
Chest:
35 Inches
Expansion:
3 Inches
Religion:
Roman Catholic
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Killed in Action
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
October 8, 1918
Age at Death:
36
Buried at:
Bourlon Wood Cemetery, France
Plot:
I. F. 18.
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 1Box 7960-61
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 2nd Regiment Canadian Mounted Rifles

Son of William and Katherine Fitzpatrick Prendergast.

Home child Ireland

Arrived on the Sardinian ship 1891