CEF Soldier Detail

Private Thomas Alexander Hill

Regimental Number:
651929
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
160th Battalion
Company:
"C" Company
Place of Birth:
Kemble, Grey County, Ontario
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Mrs. Kate Hill, mother; RR2, Wiarton, Ontario
Address at Enlistment:
RR2, Wiarton, Ontario
Date of Birth:
July 31, 1897
Trade or Calling:
Farmer
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Wiarton, Ontario
Date of Enlistment:
March 9, 1916
Age at enlistment:
18
Height:
5 Feet 7 1/2 Inches
Chest:
Expansion:
Religion:
Methodist
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Great Britain    
Cause of Death:
Survived
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
Age at Death:
Buried at:
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Not Specified
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 4360-62
Research Notes
From 1934 reunion booklet "Bruce in Khaki."
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 160th Battalion "C" Company
Private Thomas Alexander Hill transferred to the 4th Canadian Reserve Battalion, CEF, to await a draft to France following the breakup of the 160th Battalion in Feb. of 1918.