CEF Soldier Detail

Private Moris Gillett
Died: May 8, 1915

Regimental Number:
1042
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry
Company:
Place of Birth:
Ribe
Country:
Denmark
Next of Kin:
Mrs. Gehlert (mother), Ribe, Denmark
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
October 26, 1890
Trade or Calling:
Rancher
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Ottawa, Ontario
Date of Enlistment:
August 25, 1914
Age at enlistment:
23
Height:
Chest:
Expansion:
Religion:
Unknown
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Killed in Action
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
May 8, 1915
Age at Death:
24
Buried at:
Menin Gate (Ypres) Memorial, Belgium
Plot:
Panel 10 - 58
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 1Box 3543-28
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Research Notes

Saskatchewan Virtual War Memorial

Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry

Joined the P.P.C.L.I. in August 1914 [an Original]. Wounded and missing presumed died of wounds received at Bellewaerde Lake/Frezenberg May 8, 1915.

Son of Anna C. Gehlert of Ribe, Denmark, and the late H.P. Gehlert.