CEF Soldier Detail

Private Vivian Hartley Church Abbott
Died: August 21, 1917

Regimental Number:
646187
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
29th Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Co.Tyrone
Country:
Ireland
Next of Kin:
Eleanor Bell Abbott (wife), Mission City, B.C.
Address at Enlistment:
Mission City, B.C.
Date of Birth:
October 5, 1881
Trade or Calling:
Surveyors Chainman
Marital Status:
Married
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Vancouver, British Columbia
Date of Enlistment:
June 15, 1916
Age at enlistment:
34
Height:
5 Feet 10 Inches
Chest:
35 Inches
Expansion:
3 Inches
Religion:
Church of England
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Died in War, unknown cause
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
August 21, 1917
Age at Death:
36
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, Volume 09-25
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Research Notes

158th battalion Nominal Roll

Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 29th Battalion
Private Canadian Infantry 158th Battalion
Son of the Venerable the late Archdeacon of Clogher, Ireland, and his wife, the late Charlotte E. Church; husband of Eleanor Bell Abbott (nee Riddell), of 51, Myrtlefield Park, Belfast, Ireland.  previous service-1year South Africa