CEF Soldier Detail

Private Thomas William Edgar Youden
Died: June 3, 1917

Regimental Number:
219355
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
50th Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Portsmouth
Country:
Next of Kin:
Alice Gertrude Youden (Wife) Port Hope, Ontario
Address at Enlistment:
Port Hope, Ontario
Date of Birth:
December 5, 1880
Trade or Calling:
Labourer
Marital Status:
Married
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Port Hope, Ontario
Date of Enlistment:
September 10, 1915
Age at enlistment:
34
Height:
5 Feet 7 Inches
Chest:
37 Inches
Expansion:
2 Inches
Religion:
Baptist
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Died in War, unknown cause
Battle Died/Wounded:
Somme
Date of Death:
June 3, 1917
Age at Death:
36
Buried at:
Vimy Memorial, Pas de Calais, France
Plot:
N/A
Commemorated:
Book of Remembrance (Ottawa), page 354
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 1Box 10641 - 51
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Research Notes
80th Battalion Nominal Roll
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 50th Battalion
Private Canadian Infantry 80th Battalion
Son of Thomas E. & Mary Ann (Janes), Thomas married Alice Gertrude Hall (a Home girl) 02 January 1906: Hope Township, Durham County, Ontario and was the father of two children: Cecil (c1906) & Burham? (c1908). (Marriage registration, census returns, family notes)