CEF Soldier Detail

Sergeant Charles Henry Townsend Cripps
Died: September 13, 1916

Regimental Number:
2121
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Engineers
Battalion:
1st Divisional Engineers
Company:
Place of Birth:
Wanstead, Essex
Country:
Next of Kin:
Bessie Cripps
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
January 26, 1886
Trade or Calling:
Telegraph Lineman
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Date of Enlistment:
April 13, 1915
Age at enlistment:
29
Height:
5 Feet 7 1/2 Inches
Chest:
37 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:
September 13, 1916
Age at Death:
30
Buried at:
Puchevillers British Cemetery, France
Plot:
IV. C. 12.
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 2141-29
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Sergeant Canadian Engineers 1st Divisional Engineers