CEF Soldier Detail

Private Edward Winship Stephens
Died: September 14, 1918

Regimental Number:
718610
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
4th Regiment Canadian Mounted Rifles
Company:
Place of Birth:
West Auckland, County Durham
Country:
Next of Kin:
Mrs Edith Uttley, (Sister), Oxfordshire, England
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
August 21, 1891
Trade or Calling:
Farmer
Marital Status:
Married
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Winnipeg, Manitoba
Date of Enlistment:
February 20, 1916
Age at enlistment:
24
Height:
5 Feet 4 Inches
Chest:
36 Inches
Expansion:
3 Inches
Religion:
Church of England
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Killed in Action
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
September 14, 1918
Age at Death:
27
Buried at:
Vis-en-Artois British cemetery, Haucourt, Pas-de-Calais, France
Plot:
I. D. II.
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 1Box 1Box 9272-13
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Research Notes

Saskatchewan Virtual War Memorial

Source: The 4th Canadian Mounted Rifles, 1914 - 1919 (1926, Captain S.G.Bennett)http://contentdm.ucalgary.ca/u?/cmh,39960 

 

http://www.4cmr.com/index.htm   War Diaries

http://www.cefresearch.com/matrix/index.html Nominal Rolls

Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 4th Regiment Canadian Mounted Rifles
Private Canadian Engineers 107th Pioneer Battalion
Husband of Lena A. Stephens of 18 Pavilion Square, Scarborough, England.