CEF Soldier Detail

Lieutenant Thomas Maxwell Kerruish
Died: July 15, 1959

Regimental Number:
NA
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
52nd Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
St. Catherines, Ontario
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Thomas L. Kerruish, father
Address at Enlistment:
Fergus, Ontario
Date of Birth:
January 21, 1892
Trade or Calling:
Student
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Toronto, Ontario
Date of Enlistment:
February 21, 1916
Age at enlistment:
24
Height:
Chest:
Expansion:
Religion:
Methodist
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Survived
Battle Died/Wounded:
Gassed at Vimy Ridge, April, 1917
Date of Death:
July 15, 1959
Age at Death:
67
Buried at:
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
Not Specified
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 1Box 5124 - 37
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Lieutenant Canadian Infantry 52nd Battalion
Flight Commander Royal Air Force HMS Campania
Lieutenant Canadian Infantry 75th Battalion
Lieutenant Canadian Infantry 124th Battalion
Images
Lt. T. M. Kerruish, Royal Flying Corps

Son of Thomas Looney Kerruish and Maria Newhouse. Student at University of Toronto 

 

Awards and Decorations
Mentioned in Despatches & 'A' List
TypeDateDescription
Letter 5/30/1917 Pay Day