CEF Soldier Detail

Staff Sergeant William Stewart Winser
Died: September 13, 1928

Regimental Number:
18107
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Army Medical Corps
Battalion:
Canadian Army Medical Corps Depot
Company:
Place of Birth:
Dublin
Country:
Ireland
Next of Kin:
Mary Winser, mother. 1 Mount Pleasant, Sandy Cove, Dublin, Ireland
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
August 24, 1888
Trade or Calling:
Clerk
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Valcartier, Quebec
Date of Enlistment:
September 19, 1914
Age at enlistment:
26
Height:
5 Feet 9 Inches
Chest:
36 1/2 Inches
Expansion:
2 1/2 Inches
Religion:
Church of England
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Survived
Battle Died/Wounded:
Wounded May 22, 1915 at Festubert
Date of Death:
September 13, 1928
Age at Death:
40
Buried at:
Edmonton Municipal Cemetery, Edmonton, Alberta
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
Research Notes
9th Battalion Nominal Roll
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Staff Sergeant Canadian Army Medical Corps Canadian Army Medical Corps Depot
Private Canadian Infantry 9th Battalion A Company
Sergeant Canadian Army Medical Corps Canadian Army Medical Corps Depot
Private Canadian Infantry General Depot
Sergeant Canadian Army Pay Corps No. 1 Detachment
Private Canadian Army Pay Corps General Depot
Private Canadian Infantry 23rd Reserve Battalion
Private Canadian Infantry 3rd Battalion
Private Canadian Army Medical Corps Canadian Army Medical Corps Depot
Private Canadian Infantry 12th Reserve Battalion

Son of Frank Winser and Mary Amelia Winser (nee Chick); younger brother of Lieutenant Frank Scott Winser and Arthur Cecil Winser (Service No. 19253); husband of Elizabeth Alice Sealy Winser (nee Hackett) married September 19, 1923

The gunshot wound he suffered on May 22, 1915 resulted in loss of his left eye