CEF Soldier Detail

Private Simon Clements
Died: October 30, 1917

Regimental Number:
282682
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
85th Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Yarmouth, Yarmouth County, Nova Scotia
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Mary Carter (Mother) Yarmouth Nova Scotia
Address at Enlistment:
Yarmouth Nova Scotia
Date of Birth:
July 29, 1896
Trade or Calling:
Trackman
Marital Status:
Widow(er)
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Yarmouth, Nova Scotia
Date of Enlistment:
March 10, 1916
Age at enlistment:
19
Height:
5 Feet 8 Inches
Chest:
36 Inches
Expansion:
4 Inches
Religion:
Roman Catholic
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Died in War, unknown cause
Battle Died/Wounded:
Passchendaele
Date of Death:
October 30, 1917
Age at Death:
21
Buried at:
Menin Gate (Ypres) Memorial, Belgium
Plot:
Panel 26 - 30
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Not Specified
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 1791-48
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 85th Battalion
Private Canadian Infantry 219th Battalion
Listed on the Nominal Roll of the 219th Battalion