CEF Soldier Detail

Private Ernest Hammond

Regimental Number:
928176
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
153rd Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Devonport, England
Country:
Next of Kin:
William John Hammond, Father, Fergus, Ontario
Address at Enlistment:
Fergus, Ontario
Date of Birth:
July 22, 1894
Trade or Calling:
Chauffer
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Fergus, Ontario
Date of Enlistment:
December 3, 1915
Age at enlistment:
21
Height:
5 Feet 4 Inches
Chest:
35 1/2 Inches
Expansion:
2 1/2 Inches
Religion:
Unknown
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:
Not Specified
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 3997 - 1
Research Notes
153rd Battalion Nominal Roll
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 153rd Battalion
Served 3 years in Devon Territorial Force
TypeDateDescription
Letter 5/13/1917 Meeting friends from home in Bramshott
Letter 3/9/1918 Going to France
Letter 8/21/1918 We're OK