CEF Soldier Detail

Private James Firth
Died: September 13, 1944

Regimental Number:
210325
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
98th Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Yorkshire
Country:
England
Next of Kin:
Mrs Emma Firth; wife; Tillsonburg, Ontario
Address at Enlistment:
Tillsonburg, Ontario
Date of Birth:
April 22, 1872
Trade or Calling:
spinner
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Welland, Ontario
Date of Enlistment:
November 24, 1915
Age at enlistment:
43
Height:
5 Feet 3 Inches
Chest:
36 Inches
Expansion:
4 Inches
Religion:
Church of England
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Unknown    
Cause of Death:
Survived
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
September 13, 1944
Age at Death:
72
Buried at:
Bartonville Cemetery, Hamilton, Ontario
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
Not Specified
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 1Box 1Box 3099 - 37
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 98th Battalion
Private Canadian Militia Welland Canal Force 44th Lincoln and Welland Regiment
776 - prior service - Welland Canal Force, 44th Lincoln and Welland Regiment