CEF Soldier Detail

Nursing Sister Isabel Katherine Cumming
Died: February 4, 1921

Regimental Number:
NA
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Army Medical Corps
Battalion:
No. 1 Canadian General Hospital
Company:
Place of Birth:
Melrose, Pictou County, Nova Scotia
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Rev. Robert Cumming, D.D., New Glasgow, Nova Scotia
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
January 17, 1881
Trade or Calling:
Nursing Sister
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
London, England
Date of Enlistment:
May 12, 1915
Age at enlistment:
34
Height:
5 Feet 4 Inches
Chest:
Expansion:
Religion:
Presbyterian
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Died after the war of related injuries/illness
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
February 4, 1921
Age at Death:
40
Buried at:
Westville (Auburn) Cemetery, Nova Scotia, Canada
Plot:
N/A
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Female
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 2208-22
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Nursing Sister Canadian Army Medical Corps No. 1 Canadian General Hospital

Daughter of Mrs. C. Cumming, of 43, Mitchell St., New Glasgow, N.S., and the late Robert Cumming.

Note:  LAC uses the spelling "Isabel" while the spelling "Isobel" appears on the Virtual Memorial.   Her signature uses the spelling "Isabel".

Attestation approved by M.C. Macdonald, Matron-in-chief, for D.M.S., Canadian Contingents.

Died after the war of Phthisis (Wigney)