CEF Soldier Detail

Private Walter Porter
Died: August 2, 1916

Regimental Number:
437574
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
15th Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Heckington, Lincolnshire
Country:
Next of Kin:
Arthur Porter Heckington, England
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
August 19, 1886
Trade or Calling:
waiter
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Edmonton, Alberta
Date of Enlistment:
August 16, 1915
Age at enlistment:
28
Height:
5 Feet 4 Inches
Chest:
37 Inches
Expansion:
4 1/2 Inches
Religion:
Methodist
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:
29
Buried at:
Railway Dugouts Burial Ground, Belgium
Plot:
VI. H. 4.
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 7915-3
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 15th Battalion