CEF Soldier Detail

Lance Corporal William Edgar Bastedo

Regimental Number:
1552
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry
Company:
Place of Birth:
Bracebridge, Ontario
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
D.E. Bastedo (father), Bracebridge, Ontario, Canada.
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
January 25, 1888
Trade or Calling:
Clerk
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Toronto, Ontario
Date of Enlistment:
December 28, 1914
Age at enlistment:
27
Height:
5 Feet 4 Inches
Chest:
33 1/2 Inches
Expansion:
1 1/2 Inches
Religion:
Presbyterian
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Survived
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
Age at Death:
Buried at:
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
Not Specified
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Not Specified
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 496-42
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Lance Corporal Canadian Infantry Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry
Original overseas unit: Canadian Army Service Corps. Joined the P.P.C.L.I. in the field January 20, 1916. Struck off strength March 3, 1917 to the Canadian Army Service Corps.