CEF Soldier Detail

Private William Henry Venables
Died: July 15, 1953

Regimental Number:
10084
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
1st Depot Battalion, 1st Central Ontario Regiment
Company:
Place of Birth:
Carlow, County Carlow
Country:
Ireland
Next of Kin:
Lucy Venables, mother. 19 Carlingford Road, Drumcondra, Dublin, Ireland
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
September 25, 1894
Trade or Calling:
Watch Maker
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Valcartier, Quebec
Date of Enlistment:
September 22, 1914
Age at enlistment:
20
Height:
5 Feet 7 Inches
Chest:
37 Inches
Expansion:
3 1/2 Inches
Religion:
Church of England
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Survived
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
July 15, 1953
Age at Death:
59
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 1st Depot Battalion, 1st Central Ontario Regiment
Private Canadian Infantry 3rd Battalion No. 8 Company
Private Canadian Infantry 3rd Battalion D Company

Son of Albert Thomas Venables and Lucy Agnes Venables (nee Adderley); husband of Eva Maud Venables (nee Whitton) married August 9, 1922

Reported missing and Prisoner of War April 24, 1915, repatriated PoW December 15, 1918