CEF Soldier Detail

Private James Haynes
Died: August 24, 1917

Regimental Number:
231755
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
50th Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Manchester City
Country:
Next of Kin:
Mrs Connie Haynes, 13 Ford St.,Mashon, Manchester, England, Mother.
Address at Enlistment:
Lacombe, Alberta
Date of Birth:
January 19, 1889
Trade or Calling:
Farmer
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Sarcee Camp, Calgary, Alberta
Date of Enlistment:
August 5, 1915
Age at enlistment:
26
Height:
5 Feet 8 Inches
Chest:
34 1/2 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:
Date of Death:
August 24, 1917
Age at Death:
28
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 4193-31
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Research Notes
Pvt Haynes stated on his enlistment that he was single, however on the date of his death he was married.
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 50th Battalion
Private Canadian Infantry 202nd Battalion
Son of Thomas William and Mary Ann Haynes, of 12, Baywood St., Rochdale Rd., Manchester; husband of Gerrie Haynes, of 3, Cash St., Oldham Rd., Miles Platting, England.