CEF Soldier Detail

Lance-Corporal Cyril Broderick

Regimental Number:
101069
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
31st Battalion
Company:
D
Place of Birth:
Tavistock, Devon
Country:
England
Next of Kin:
H.J. Broderick; Spirit River, Alberta
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
April 29, 1889
Trade or Calling:
Farmer
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Edmonton, Alberta
Date of Enlistment:
July 23, 1915
Age at enlistment:
26
Height:
5 Feet 7 Inches
Chest:
37 Inches
Expansion:
3 Inches
Religion:
Church of England
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Not Specified
Battle Died/Wounded:
Wounded in the actions at St Elooi, Belgium 7th April 1916. Wounded at the Battle of Amiens August 1918.
Date of Death:
Age at Death:
Buried at:
Unknown
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
Not Specified
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 1Box r1090 - 18
Research Notes
Info from the attestation papers and war diary. There is no trace on the CWGC site.
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Lance-Corporal Canadian Infantry 31st Battalion D
Private Canadian Infantry 2nd Canadian Command Depot
Private Canadian Infantry Canadian Casualty Assembly Centre
Private Canadian Infantry Alberta Regimental Depot
Private Canadian Infantry 21st Reserve Battalion
Private Canadian Infantry 9th Reserve Battalion
Private Canadian Infantry 66th Battalion, 1st Reinforcing Draft
Private Canadian Infantry 31st Battalion
When this man was wounded in April 1916 he was in the 31st as a Private.