CEF Soldier Detail

Private Samuel Thomas Zaharia
Died: September 14, 1917

Regimental Number:
216655
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
100th Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Dauphin, Manitoba
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Theodore Zaharia; father; General Delivery, Rivers, Manitoba
Address at Enlistment:
General Delivery, Rivers, Manitoba
Date of Birth:
February 28, 1896
Trade or Calling:
Farmer
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Winnipeg, Manitoba
Date of Enlistment:
March 4, 1916
Age at enlistment:
20
Height:
5 Feet 6 Inches
Chest:
38 Inches
Expansion:
2 1/2 Inches
Religion:
Roman Catholic
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Canada    
Cause of Death:
Died of Illness
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
September 14, 1917
Age at Death:
21
Buried at:
Rivers Cemetery, Riverdale, Manitoba
Plot:
B.4. (In N.E. part.)
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 1Box 10674 - 58
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 100th Battalion

Son of Theodore and Allen Zaharia, of Rivers, Manitoba. Prior military  -  100th Winnipeg Grenadiers. He served in Canada only and died at the Winnipeg General Hospital from tuberculosis.