CEF Soldier Detail

Private William Stanley Moses
Died: October 30, 1917

Regimental Number:
282942
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
85th Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Brenton, Yarmouth County, Nova Scotia
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
William C Moses (Father), Brenton, Yarmouth County, Nova Scotia
Address at Enlistment:
Brenton, Yarmouth County, Nova Scotia
Date of Birth:
February 16, 1896
Trade or Calling:
Farmer
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Yarmouth, Nova Scotia
Date of Enlistment:
March 21, 1916
Age at enlistment:
20
Height:
5 Feet 8 Inches
Chest:
34 1/2 Inches
Expansion:
3 1/2 Inches
Religion:
Methodist
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Killed in Action
Battle Died/Wounded:
Passchendaele
Date of Death:
October 30, 1917
Age at Death:
21
Buried at:
Menin Gate (Ypres) Memorial, Belgium
Plot:
Panel 26 - 30
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Not Specified
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 6433-50
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 85th Battalion
Private Canadian Infantry 219th Battalion

Son of Mr. and Mrs. William C. Moses, of Brenton, Yarmouth Co., Nova Scotia.

Listed on the Nominal Roll of the 219th Battalion.