CEF Soldier Detail

Corporal Thomas Alleyne Bosworth
Died: July 15, 1918

Regimental Number:
542206
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Machine Gun Corps
Battalion:
3rd Machine Gun Company
Company:
B Battery
Place of Birth:
Nottingham
Country:
Next of Kin:
Mrs. F.M. Bosworth (Mother), South End Julian Rd, West Bridgford, Nottingham, England
Address at Enlistment:
New Glasgow, Pictou Cty, Nova Scotia
Date of Birth:
May 22, 1896
Trade or Calling:
Laboratory Assistant
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
New Glasgow, Nova Scotia
Date of Enlistment:
September 18, 1916
Age at enlistment:
20
Height:
6 Feet Inches
Chest:
40 1/2 Inches
Expansion:
5 1/2 Inches
Religion:
Church of England
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Killed in Action
Battle Died/Wounded:
Struck by shrapnel in the line at Besseu
Date of Death:
July 15, 1918
Age at Death:
22
Buried at:
Wailly Orchard Cemetery, France
Plot:
III. J. 6.
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Not Specified
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 902-12
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Son of T. A. and Florence M. Bosworth, of 92, Chatworth Rd., West Bridgford, Nottingham, England.
War Diary records date of death as July 17, 1918.