CEF Soldier Detail

Private William Wight Brown

Regimental Number:
132800
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
73rd Battalion
Company:
"C" Company, No 9 Platoon
Place of Birth:
Partrick, Scotland
Country:
Scotland
Next of Kin:
Jeannie Brown, mother Alexandra Street, Valleyfield
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
April 21, 1897
Trade or Calling:
electrician
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Montreal, Quebec
Date of Enlistment:
October 2, 1915
Age at enlistment:
18
Height:
5 Feet 7 Inches
Chest:
35 Inches
Expansion:
3 Inches
Religion:
Presbyterian
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Unknown    
Cause of Death:
Likely survived
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
Age at Death:
Buried at:
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 1191-42
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 73rd Battalion "C" Company, No 9 Platoon