CEF Soldier Detail

Private William Francis Munro
Died: October 1, 1916

Regimental Number:
159673
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
4th Regiment Canadian Mounted Rifles
Company:
Place of Birth:
Pembroke, ON
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Louise Rebecca Delahey Munro (wife); 158 William Street, Pembroke, Ontario
Address at Enlistment:
158 William Street, Pembroke, Ontario
Date of Birth:
December 5, 1880
Trade or Calling:
Lumberman
Marital Status:
Married
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Toronto, Ontario
Date of Enlistment:
January 19, 1916
Age at enlistment:
35
Height:
5 Feet 8 Inches
Chest:
34 Inches
Expansion:
4 Inches
Religion:
Presbyterian
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Killed in Action
Battle Died/Wounded:
Courcelette, Somme, France
Date of Death:
October 1, 1916
Age at Death:
35
Buried at:
Plot:
N/A
Commemorated:
Vimy Memorial, France
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 1Box 6492-7
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 4th Regiment Canadian Mounted Rifles
Private Canadian Infantry 81st Battalion
Trooper Canadian Militia Governor General's Body Guard
Son of J. W. and Martha Munro; husband of Louisa Delahey Munro, of 158, William St., Pembroke, Ontario.