CEF Soldier Detail

Private John Boyle Travers
Died: December 4, 1938

Regimental Number:
678942
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
1st Depot Battalion, 1st Central Ontario Regiment
Company:
Place of Birth:
London
Country:
England
Next of Kin:
None
Address at Enlistment:
93 Peter Street, Toronto, Ontario
Date of Birth:
October 31, 1872
Trade or Calling:
Labourer
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Toronto, Ontario
Date of Enlistment:
February 1, 1916
Age at enlistment:
43
Height:
5 Feet 5 Inches
Chest:
35 1/2 Inches
Expansion:
2 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:
December 4, 1938
Age at Death:
66
Buried at:
Prospect Cemetery, Toronto, Ontario
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
Research Notes
169th Battalion Nominal Roll
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 1st Depot Battalion, 1st Central Ontario Regiment
Private Canadian Infantry 3rd Battalion
Private Canadian Infantry 12th Reserve Battalion
Private Canadian Army Service Corps Canadian Army Service Corps Depot Bramshott
Private Canadian Infantry Canadian Casualty Assembly Centre
Private Canadian Infantry 169th Battalion

Son of John Robert Travers and Louisa Travers (nee Stratton)

Date of Birth declared on Attestation papers was October 31, 1872 but birth record confirms the correct Date of Birth was November 4, 1869

Died of broncho-pneumonia