CEF Soldier Detail

Private John Tanner
Died: August 2, 1916

Regimental Number:
135584
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
2nd Regiment Canadian Mounted Rifles
Company:
Place of Birth:
Stratford, Ontario
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Isabella Tanner 44 McGee St., Toronto, Ontario
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
January 24, 1883
Trade or Calling:
presser
Marital Status:
Married
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Toronto, Ontario
Date of Enlistment:
July 26, 1915
Age at enlistment:
32
Height:
5 Feet 6 Inches
Chest:
38 Inches
Expansion:
4 Inches
Religion:
Church of England
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Died in War, unknown cause
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
August 2, 1916
Age at Death:
33
Buried at:
Railway Dugouts Burial Ground, Belgium
Plot:
VI. F. 3.
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 1Box 9497-38
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Private Canadian Infantry 2nd Regiment Canadian Mounted Rifles