CEF Soldier Detail

Trooper Mervyn Ross Givan
Died: May 24, 1915

Regimental Number:
14536
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Militia
Battalion:
Lord Strathcona's Horse (Royal Canadians)
Company:
Place of Birth:
Ballygalley, County Tyrone
Country:
Ireland
Next of Kin:
Mildred Givan
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
December 25, 1888
Trade or Calling:
Printer
Marital Status:
Married
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Valcartier, Quebec
Date of Enlistment:
September 24, 1914
Age at enlistment:
25
Height:
5 Feet 7 3/4 Inches
Chest:
36 1/2 Inches
Expansion:
3 Inches
Religion:
Unknown
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Died in War, unknown cause
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
May 24, 1915
Age at Death:
26
Buried at:
Plot:
.
Commemorated:
Vimy Memorial, France
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 3572-65
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