CEF Soldier Detail

Private William Henry Bamford
Died: August 2, 1924

Regimental Number:
9650
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
3rd Battalion
Company:
C Company
Place of Birth:
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Country:
England
Next of Kin:
Annie Perry, sister. White Horse cellars, Constitution Hill, Birmingham, England
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
September 22, 1881
Trade or Calling:
Silversmith
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Valcartier, Quebec
Date of Enlistment:
September 22, 1914
Age at enlistment:
33
Height:
5 Feet 6 Inches
Chest:
36 1/4 Inches
Expansion:
2 Inches
Religion:
Church of England
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Survived
Battle Died/Wounded:
Wounded May 9, 1915 at Bailleul
Date of Death:
August 2, 1924
Age at Death:
43
Buried at:
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
Yes
Interned:
Giessen, Germany
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
Research Notes
3rd Battalion Nominal Roll
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 3rd Battalion C Company
Private Canadian Infantry 3rd Battalion No. 5 Company