CEF Soldier Detail

Captain Joseph Patrick 'Joe' McPeake
Died: July 15, 1963

Regimental Number:
NA
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
General Depot
Company:
Place of Birth:
Fredericton, New Brunswick
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Mary O'Brien, sister. Nelson, New Brunswick
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
August 6, 1879
Trade or Calling:
Court Stenographer
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Valcartier, Quebec
Date of Enlistment:
September 22, 1914
Age at enlistment:
35
Height:
5 Feet 11 Inches
Chest:
35 Inches
Expansion:
5 Inches
Religion:
Roman Catholic
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Survived
Battle Died/Wounded:
Wounded July 6, 1916 at Ypres
Date of Death:
July 15, 1963
Age at Death:
84
Buried at:
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
Research Notes
236th Battalion Nominal Roll
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Captain Canadian Infantry General Depot
Captain Canadian Infantry 236th Battalion Headquarters
Lieutenant Canadian Infantry 3rd Brigade Headquarters Staff
Captain Canadian Army Pay Corps No. 1 Detachment
Captain Canadian Machine Gun Corps Canadian Machine Gun Depot Headquarters
Lieutenant Canadian Infantry 12th Reserve Battalion
Lieutenant Canadian Infantry 1st Battalion Headquarters
Captain Canadian Army Pay Corps Canadian Army Pay Corps
Lieutenant Canadian Infantry General List
Lieutenant Canadian Infantry No. 3 Field Ambulance Staff

Son of Patrick McPeake and Hannah McPeake (nee Donnelly); husband of Annie Luella McPeake (nee Kirk) married June 10, 1919

July 19, 1916 issue of The Toronto World notes that he was listed as wounded in the recent casualty list from Ottawa

Attested in 3rd Brigade Headquarters on September 22, 1914, however, there is no record of having mobilized with them.  Reattested in 236th Battalion as Captain and Paymaster in Fredericton on August 10, 1916.