CEF Soldier Detail

Sapper Robert Brodie
Died: August 2, 1936

Regimental Number:
841225
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Railway Troops
Battalion:
4th Railway Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
London
Country:
England
Next of Kin:
Annie Brodie, wife, 161 Hochelaga Street, Hochelaga, Quebec
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
May 23, 1874
Trade or Calling:
Carpenter
Marital Status:
Married
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Montreal, Quebec
Date of Enlistment:
November 27, 1914
Age at enlistment:
40
Height:
5 Feet 5 Inches
Chest:
37 1/2 Inches
Expansion:
3 Inches
Religion:
Church of England
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Died after the war of related injuries/illness
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
August 2, 1936
Age at Death:
62
Buried at:
Field of Honour, Pointe Claire, Quebec
Plot:
152-1 Section
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 1Box 1Box 1092 - 46
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Sapper Canadian Railway Troops 4th Railway Battalion
Sapper Canadian Railway Troops Canadian Railway Troops Depot
Private Canadian Infantry 148th Battalion B Company
Private Canadian Infantry Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry
Twelve years prior service with Royal Naval Reserve. Served with Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry as Reg. no. 51074. He enlisted a second time with the 148th Battalion at Montreal on January 24, 1916. BWM, VM and Memorial Cross are in a private BC collection.