CEF Soldier Detail

Private Leonard Erle Blois

Regimental Number:
321695
Survived War:
Not Specified
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
31st Battalion
Company:
B
Place of Birth:
Halifax, Nova Scotia
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Mary Melissa Blois, Mother, Sheerness, Alberta, Canada.
Address at Enlistment:
Sheerness, Alberta, Canada.
Date of Birth:
December 30, 1895
Trade or Calling:
Farmer
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Grande Prairie, Alberta
Date of Enlistment:
June 30, 1916
Age at enlistment:
20
Height:
5 Feet 11 Inches
Chest:
38 Inches
Expansion:
4 Inches
Religion:
Presbyterian
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Not Specified
Battle Died/Wounded:
Wounded in the Battle of Amiens August 1918.
Date of Death:
Age at Death:
Buried at:
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
Not Specified
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 824-21
Research Notes
Info from the attestation papers and war diary. There is also no trace on the CWGC site.
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 31st Battalion B
Private Canadian Infantry 202nd Battalion
This man had previously served in the 63rd Regiment of the Halifax Rifles.