CEF Soldier Detail

Private Charles Herbert Dougan
Died: February 12, 1967

Regimental Number:
234909
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Militia
Battalion:
90th Regiment, Winnipeg Rifles
Company:
Place of Birth:
Bridgewater, Ontario
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
John S Dougan (father,) Asquith, Saskatchewan
Address at Enlistment:
Asquith, Saskatchewan
Date of Birth:
May 8, 1896
Trade or Calling:
Farmer
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
Date of Enlistment:
May 4, 1916
Age at enlistment:
20
Height:
5 Feet 6 Inches
Chest:
37 Inches
Expansion:
3 1/2 Inches
Religion:
Presbyterian
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Survived
Battle Died/Wounded:
Wounded at Vimy Ridge on May 8, 1917
Date of Death:
February 12, 1967
Age at Death:
71
Buried at:
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
Not Specified
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Not Specified
Research Notes
See page 120 of The Asquith Record (1982) for biographical information on the family of John S Dougan.
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Militia 90th Regiment, Winnipeg Rifles

According to The Asquith Record he went overseas with the Winnipeg Little Black Devils and was later transferred to the 44th Canadians. He was seriously wounded at Vimy Ridge and spent several years in hospitals,  having been shot in the shoulder and the face. 

"Herb" was the brother of both James "Harold" Dougan 2293742 and Burton "Bert" Dougan who was "with the Air Force"

He is included in the Asquith and District Roll of Honour on page 31 of The Asquith Record as Dougan, Herbert.

He died February 12, 1967.