CEF Soldier Detail

Private Frank Sylvester Simmons
Died: August 3, 1919

Regimental Number:
830218
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
144th Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Winnipeg, Manitoba
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Barbara Simmons, McGee, Saskatchewan, wife
Address at Enlistment:
Perdue, Saskatchewan
Date of Birth:
March 7, 1886
Trade or Calling:
Mechanic and farmer
Marital Status:
Married
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Regina, Saskatchewan
Date of Enlistment:
June 6, 1918
Age at enlistment:
32
Height:
5 Feet 8 Inches
Chest:
36 Inches
Expansion:
3 Inches
Religion:
Roman Catholic
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Canada    
Cause of Death:
Survived
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
August 3, 1919
Age at Death:
33
Buried at:
Military Old Cemetery, Regina, Sask.
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150 Accession 1992-93/166 Box 8912-10
Research Notes

Originally joined the Canadian Army 1915 and was discharged in 1916. Re- enlisted June 6, 1918 as above.

Died in Regina General Hospital of narcotic poisoning Aug. 3, 1919. Source, Veterans Death Card #1377. 

Information inserted by S V Pearson, Stettler, Alberta, April 30, 2016.

Source: Attestation documents of which there are two sets, and military grave marker, Military Old Cemetery, Regina which shows his name and regimental number only.

Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 144th Battalion