CEF Soldier Detail

Private Horace Trevor Langford
Died: January 10, 1981

Regimental Number:
1288683
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
Canadian Infantry
Company:
Place of Birth:
Chicago, Illinois
Country:
U.S.A.
Next of Kin:
Adelaide Elfred Winnifred Langford, Mother, C/O W. Peters, Marpole Ave., Shaughnessy Heights, Vancouver, British Columbia
Address at Enlistment:
C/O W. Peters, Marpole Ave., Shaughnessy Heights, Vancouver, British Columbia
Date of Birth:
September 27, 1890
Trade or Calling:
Automobile Mechanic
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Vancouver, British Columbia
Date of Enlistment:
June 12, 1916
Age at enlistment:
25
Height:
6 Feet 1 1/2 Inches
Chest:
41 Inches
Expansion:
6 Inches
Religion:
Church of England
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Unknown    
Cause of Death:
Survived
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
January 10, 1981
Age at Death:
90
Buried at:
Princeton Cemetery, Princeton, B.C.
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Not Specified
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 5374 - 38
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry Canadian Infantry
Private Royal Navy Royal Navy

Son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Ayliffe Langford, of Jersey, Channel Islands; husband of Adelaide E. W. Langford, of 1550, Marpole Avenue, Vancouver.

Probably trqnsferred from Army to Navy

From Trevor Ayliffe Engel

Horace Trevor Langford served in the Navy - I have pictures of his patrol boat in Northern Russia dated 1919 and remember him telling me of patrolling the North Sea.