CEF Soldier Detail

Private John Yorston
Died: August 21, 1917

Regimental Number:
794284
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
87th Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Country:
Scotland
Next of Kin:
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
December 1, 1895
Trade or Calling:
Marital Status:
Not Specified
Prior Military Experience:
Not Specified
Place of Enlistment:
Date of Enlistment:
Age at enlistment:
Height:
Chest:
Expansion:
Religion:
Unknown
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Unknown    
Cause of Death:
Died in War, unknown cause
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
August 21, 1917
Age at Death:
23
Buried at:
Mons (Bergen) Communal Cemetery, Belgium
Plot:
V. B. 14.
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
Yes
Interned:
Gender:
 
Ethnic Origin:
Not Specified
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 10641-10
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 87th Battalion
Born in Scotland.