CEF Soldier Detail

Nursing Sister Lydia May Acheson

Regimental Number:
NA
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Army Medical Corps
Battalion:
Canadian Army Medical Corps
Company:
Place of Birth:
Westmeath, Ontario
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Mr. Ira M. Acheson, Father, Pembroke, Ontario
Address at Enlistment:
85 Stuart St., Ottawa, Ontario
Date of Birth:
January 16, 1892
Trade or Calling:
Professional Nurse
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Camp Petawawa, Ontario
Date of Enlistment:
June 20, 1916
Age at enlistment:
24
Height:
Chest:
Expansion:
Religion:
Church of England
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Unknown    
Cause of Death:
Survived
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
Age at Death:
Buried at:
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Female
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 24-14
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Nursing Sister Canadian Army Medical Corps Canadian Army Medical Corps

A photo of NS Lydia Acheson appeared in NS Alice Isaacson's photo album that is now available at Library and Archives Canada.  The photo was taken at No. 6 Canadian General Hospital, Troyes, France.

NS Lydia Acheson