CEF Soldier Detail

Corporal Frank Townsend Galliher
Died: May 18, 1915

Regimental Number:
51023
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
16th Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Lethbridge, Alberta
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Hon. Justice Galliher, 914 St. Charles St., Victoria, B.C.
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
August 30, 1892
Trade or Calling:
Law Student
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Tideworth, British Columbia
Date of Enlistment:
September 9, 1915
Age at enlistment:
23
Height:
6 Feet 2 Inches
Chest:
39 Inches
Expansion:
4 Inches
Religion:
Church of England
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Killed in Action
Battle Died/Wounded:
attack near FESTUBERT
Date of Death:
May 18, 1915
Age at Death:
22
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 3376-45
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Corporal Canadian Infantry 16th Battalion
Son of William A. and E. D. Galliher, of Victoria, British Columbia.

TypeDateDescription
Newspaper Extract 11/22/1915 Lethbridge-Born Boys in Ranks