CEF Soldier Detail

Lieutenant Oswald Wetherald Grant
Died: June 13, 1916

Regimental Number:
NA
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
1st Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Almonte, Ontario
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Dr. Andrew S. Grant, Father, 25 Clung Ave., Rosedale, Toronto, Ontario
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
December 27, 1893
Trade or Calling:
Law Student
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
St. Martin's Plain, Kent, England
Date of Enlistment:
August 10, 1915
Age at enlistment:
21
Height:
5 Feet 10 Inches
Chest:
34 Inches
Expansion:
3 1/2 Inches
Religion:
Presbyterian
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Killed in Action
Battle Died/Wounded:
Somme?
Date of Death:
June 13, 1916
Age at Death:
22
Buried at:
Menin Gate (Ypres) Memorial, Belgium
Plot:
Panel 10 - 26 - 28
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 1Box 1Box 3735 - 43
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Lieutenant Canadian Infantry 1st Battalion
Lieutenant Canadian Infantry 33rd Battalion 1st Reinforcing Draft

Son of Mr. and Mrs. Andrew S. Grant, of Toronto.

3 years militia/cadet experience

 

Awards and Decorations
Military Cross