CEF Soldier Detail

Private Andrew Christian Stensig Anderson
Died: May 3, 1917

Regimental Number:
437936
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
1st Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Country:
Denmark
Next of Kin:
Kristina Anderson; mother; P.O., Esbjerg, Denmark
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
October 29, 1892
Trade or Calling:
Farm Labourer
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Edmonton, Alberta
Date of Enlistment:
November 15, 1915
Age at enlistment:
23
Height:
5 Feet 6 Inches
Chest:
38 Inches
Expansion:
4 Inches
Religion:
Presbyterian
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Killed in Action
Battle Died/Wounded:
capture of Fresnoy
Date of Death:
May 3, 1917
Age at Death:
24
Buried at:
Vimy Memorial, Pas de Calais, France
Plot:
N/A
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 1Box 1Box 141 - 37
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 1st Battalion
Private Canadian Infantry 51st Battalion
Son of Kristine Anderson (nee Wellew), of Amaliegade, 15, Aathus, Derunark.
Awards and Decorations
Mentioned in Despatches & 'A' List