CEF Soldier Detail

Private William Thomas Freeman
Died: April 10, 1917

Regimental Number:
53452
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
18th Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
London
Country:
England
Next of Kin:
(father) Frederick Thomas Freeman 116 Melford Road Thorton Heath, Surrey, England
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
February 11, 1888
Trade or Calling:
Farmer
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Woodstock, Ontario
Date of Enlistment:
October 24, 1914
Age at enlistment:
26
Height:
5 Feet 7 Inches
Chest:
35 Inches
Expansion:
3 Inches
Religion:
Church of England
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Died of Wounds
Battle Died/Wounded:
"Died of Wounds" He was severely wounded by enemy shell fire on April 9th, 1917. After being attended to he was taken to No. 6 Casualty Clearing Station, where he succumbed the next day.
Date of Death:
April 10, 1917
Age at Death:
29
Buried at:
Barlin Communal Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France
Plot:
I. H. 20.
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Not Specified
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 1Box 1Box 3305-19
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 18th Battalion
Son of Frederick Thomas and Susan Sophia Freeman, of Thornton Heath, Surrey, England.