CEF Soldier Detail

Private Edward McCafferty
Died: September 14, 1917

Regimental Number:
466035
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
5th Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Ayr, Ayrshire
Country:
Scotland
Next of Kin:
James McCafferty; father; 1020 Fraser Ave., Edmonton, Alberta
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
June 3, 1896
Trade or Calling:
Labourer
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Edmonton, Alberta
Date of Enlistment:
June 30, 1915
Age at enlistment:
19
Height:
5 Feet 6 Inches
Chest:
34 Inches
Expansion:
4 1/2 Inches
Religion:
Roman Catholic
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Died of Wounds
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
September 14, 1917
Age at Death:
21
Buried at:
Bruay Communal Cemetery Extension, Pas de Calais, France
Plot:
K. 14.
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 1Box 6600-22
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 5th Battalion
Private Canadian Infantry 63rd Battalion

Aged 20 (CWGC) 

Son of James and Sarah McCafferty, of Maybole, Ayrshire, Scotland.