CEF Soldier Detail

Lance Corporal Edward Lees
Died: July 14, 1916

Regimental Number:
18109
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
4th Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Manchester
Country:
Next of Kin:
Mrs. Emma Lees; 19 Kelvinside Gardens, Glasgow, Scotland
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
January 1, 1886
Trade or Calling:
Engineer
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Valcartier, Quebec
Date of Enlistment:
September 19, 1914
Age at enlistment:
28
Height:
5 Feet 9 Inches
Chest:
37 Inches
Expansion:
2 3/4 Inches
Religion:
Church of England
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Unknown    
Cause of Death:
Died in War, unknown cause
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
July 14, 1916
Age at Death:
30
Buried at:
Lijjsenthoek Military Cemetery, Belgium
Plot:
VIII. C. 21A.
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 5535-10
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Lance Corporal Canadian Infantry 4th Battalion
Lance Corporal Canadian Infantry 9th Battalion A Company

Son of William and Emma Lees.

Military experience -  2nd Manchester Regiment