CEF Soldier Detail

Private Hugh Lambie Higgins
Died: July 15, 1955

Regimental Number:
67931
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
25th Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Country:
Scotland
Next of Kin:
Mrs Hugh L Higgins (wife), Diggins St., Sydney Mines, Nova Scotia
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
January 16, 1888
Trade or Calling:
miner
Marital Status:
Married
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Halifax, Nova Scotia
Date of Enlistment:
December 1, 1914
Age at enlistment:
26
Height:
5 Feet 5 Inches
Chest:
38 Inches
Expansion:
5 Inches
Religion:
Roman Catholic
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Survived
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
July 15, 1955
Age at Death:
67
Buried at:
Sydney Mines, Nova Scotia
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
Not Specified
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Not Specified
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 4332 - 40
Research Notes
Nova Scotia death certificate
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 25th Battalion
Listed on the Nominal Roll of the 25th Battalion. Died of liver cancer in 1955.