CEF Soldier Detail

Private Richard James Lynn

Regimental Number:
466850
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
63rd Battalion, 1st Reinforcing Draft
Company:
Place of Birth:
Kalispell, Montana
Country:
U.S.A.
Next of Kin:
George Lynn; father; c/o Western Cattle Association (inspector) San Francisco, California, U.S.A.
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
July 24, 1892
Trade or Calling:
Harnessmaker
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Edmonton, Alberta
Date of Enlistment:
July 22, 1915
Age at enlistment:
23
Height:
5 Feet 5 Inches
Chest:
41 Inches
Expansion:
5 Inches
Religion:
Methodist
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Unknown    
Cause of Death:
Not Specified
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
Age at Death:
Buried at:
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
Not Specified
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Not Specified
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 1Box 5814 - 10
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 63rd Battalion, 1st Reinforcing Draft
Private Canadian Field Artillery 1at Brigade, Canadian Field Artillery
Private Canadian Infantry 17th Battalion
Prior service - 3 years Fort Douglas Cavalry and Infantry, U.S.A.