CEF Soldier Detail

Corporal John Robert McCombe
Died: September 15, 1916

Regimental Number:
53364
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
18th Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Clogher, County Tyrone
Country:
Ireland
Next of Kin:
Mrs. Jane McCombe (mother) Clogher, Co. Tyrone, Ireland.
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
February 4, 1881
Trade or Calling:
Clerk
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
London, Ontario
Date of Enlistment:
November 2, 1914
Age at enlistment:
33
Height:
5 Feet 5 Inches
Chest:
36 Inches
Expansion:
4 Inches
Religion:
Methodist
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Killed in Action
Battle Died/Wounded:
"Previously reported Missing now Killed in Action."
Date of Death:
September 15, 1916
Age at Death:
35
Buried at:
Vimy Memorial, Pas de Calais, France
Plot:
N/A
Commemorated:
Clogher War Memorial - WWI - East Face - Panel 2a
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Not Specified
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 1Box r6640 - 16
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Corporal Canadian Infantry 18th Battalion
Son of Robert and Jane McCombe, of Tullyvernon, Clogher, Co. Tyrone, Ireland.