CEF Soldier Detail

Corporal Stanley Charles Brebner
Died: July 15, 1946

Regimental Number:
401215
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
33rd Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
St Thomas, Ontario
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Bella Brebner, 66 Talbot St., St Thomas, Ontario, mother
Address at Enlistment:
66 Talbot St.,St Thomas, Ontario
Date of Birth:
December 28, 1895
Trade or Calling:
Teamster
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
St Thomas, Ontario
Date of Enlistment:
July 22, 1915
Age at enlistment:
19
Height:
5 Feet 5 Inches
Chest:
37 Inches
Expansion:
2 Inches
Religion:
Wesleyan
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Survived
Battle Died/Wounded:
W I A
Date of Death:
July 15, 1946
Age at Death:
50
Buried at:
St homas Cemetery, St Thomas, Ontario
Plot:
Plot 39, Blk 5
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150 Accession 1992-93/166 Box 1032-56
Research Notes

Went to France June 7, 1916. Corporal Brebner lost his left leg while in France.

Discharged from army service December 31, 1918, Toronto.

Cpl Brebner died in the Westminster Hospital, London, Ontario. Survived by his wife, Alice Brebner of 39 W.Ave., St Thomas, Ontario

Rank Regiment Unit Company
Corporal Canadian Infantry 33rd Battalion

Went overseas aboard the S S Lapland, leaving Halifax April 1, 1916.

Information inserted by S V Pearson, Stettler, Alberta, January 17, 2018.

Previous military service - 25th Regiment, 2 years. 

Sources: Attestation document, Veterans Death Card #2, National Archives, Ottawa files.