CEF Soldier Detail

Private Jacob Roberts
Died: September 14, 1934

Regimental Number:
845191
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
149th Battalion
Company:
A Company
Place of Birth:
Toronto, Ontario
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Elizabeth Edwards, sister. 210 Huron Street, Port Huron, Michigan, U.S.A.
Address at Enlistment:
210 Huron Street, Port Huron, Michigan, U.S.A.
Date of Birth:
April 17, 1856
Trade or Calling:
Decorator
Marital Status:
Widow(er)
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Sarnia, Ontario
Date of Enlistment:
April 11, 1916
Age at enlistment:
60
Height:
6 Feet Inches
Chest:
39 Inches
Expansion:
4 Inches
Religion:
Methodist
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Canada    
Cause of Death:
Survived
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
September 14, 1934
Age at Death:
78
Buried at:
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 149th Battalion A Company

Son of Isaac Roberts and Mary Roberts (nee Ryan); husband of Isabella Roberts (nee Moore) married July 17, 1875

Discharged October 11, 1916 Medically Unfit (over age)

Date of Birth declared on Attestation papers was April 17, 1872, but Death Certificate indicates that he was born April 10, 1856