CEF Soldier Detail

Private Gregory Bryan
Died: September 15, 1916

Regimental Number:
147878
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
28th Battalion
Company:
A Company
Place of Birth:
Gleichen, Alberta
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
George E. Bryan, father, of Innisfail, Alberta
Address at Enlistment:
Innisfail, Alberta
Date of Birth:
February 10, 1895
Trade or Calling:
Bank Clerk
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Winnipeg, Manitoba
Date of Enlistment:
July 21, 1915
Age at enlistment:
20
Height:
5 Feet 8 Inches
Chest:
35 3/4 Inches
Expansion:
1 3/4 Inches
Religion:
Church of England
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Killed in Action
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
September 15, 1916
Age at Death:
21
Buried at:
Courcelette British Cemetery, Somme, France
Plot:
II.E.24
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 1214-11
Research Notes
Pte. Bryan was killed while the 28th Battalion were in Trench G.2 - J3R, A & C Companies in front line (15/09/16).
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 28th Battalion A Company
Private Canadian Infantry 78th Battalion
Previous military service with Winnipeg Grenadiers and 34th Fort Garry Horse.