CEF Soldier Detail

Nursing Sister Sarah Ann Archard

Regimental Number:
NA
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Army Medical Corps
Battalion:
Canadian Army Medical Corps
Company:
Place of Birth:
Halifax, N.S.
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Alfred Archard, father, Halifax, Nova Scotia
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
February 5, 1883
Trade or Calling:
Trained nurse
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Halifax, Nova Scotia
Date of Enlistment:
October 28, 1915
Age at enlistment:
32
Height:
5 Feet 6 Inches
Chest:
33 1/2 Inches
Expansion:
4 1/2 Inches
Religion:
Methodist
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 1Box 208-20
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Nursing Sister Canadian Army Medical Corps Canadian Army Medical Corps

Medium complexion, brown eyes, dark brown hair. 115 lbs.

In the 1901 census (Halifax), Sarah Ann is listed as a dry goods clerk, age 18, living with her parents Alfred (dental mechanic) and Margaret, and her younger siblings Emily, Edith, Margaret, Alfreda, Edwin and Ethel.

Appears in a passenger manifest in 1919 and again in 1929, both times traveling from Liverpool, England to Halifax, N.S. (Ancestry.ca).