CEF Soldier Detail

Nursing Sister Winifred Marie Byrne

Regimental Number:
NA
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Army Medical Corps
Battalion:
Canadian Army Medical Corps
Company:
Place of Birth:
Charlesbourg, Quebec
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Mrs. Annie M. Byrne, 1st Avenue, D??? L???, Quebec
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
March 15, 1885
Trade or Calling:
Nurse
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
London, England
Date of Enlistment:
May 12, 1915
Age at enlistment:
30
Height:
5 Feet 2 Inches
Chest:
Expansion:
Religion:
Roman Catholic
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Survived
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
Age at Death:
Buried at:
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
Not Specified
Interned:
Gender:
Female
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 1Box 1362-57
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Nursing Sister Canadian Army Medical Corps Canadian Army Medical Corps

This attestation was approved by ? Macdonald, Matron-in-chief, for D.M.S., Canadian Contingents. 

Nursing Sister Winifred Marie Byrne's photo appeared in Our Heroes in The Great World War, compiled by J. H. De Wolfe, Patriotic Publishing Co., Ottawa, Ontario, 1919. According to this source, she served in England and France and was decorated in 1917 by King George.

Image to be attached shortly.