CEF Soldier Detail

Lance Corporal William MacLurg
Died: September 15, 1916

Regimental Number:
475368
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry
Company:
Place of Birth:
Country:
Not Specified
Next of Kin:
Alexander MacLurg (father), 106 Cowan Ave., Toronto, Canada
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
September 12, 1897
Trade or Calling:
Clerk
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Toronto, Ontario
Date of Enlistment:
September 29, 1915
Age at enlistment:
18
Height:
Chest:
Expansion:
Religion:
Unknown
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Killed in Action
Battle Died/Wounded:
Courcelette
Date of Death:
September 15, 1916
Age at Death:
19
Buried at:
Vimy Memorial, Pas de Calais, France
Plot:
N/A
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Not Specified
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 6638-37
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Lance Corporal Canadian Infantry Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry
Original overseas unit 4th University Company. Joined the P.P.C.L.I. in the field May 31, 1916. Son of the Rev. A. MacLurg and Mrs. N. N. MacLurg, of The Manse, Sligo, Ireland.