CEF Soldier Detail

Captain Edward Lyman Abbott
Died: August 14, 1918

Regimental Number:
NA
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
52nd Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Lovering, Ontario
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Samuel Purical Abbott(brother), White Bear, Saskatchewan
Address at Enlistment:
2254 Rose St.,Regina Saskatchewan
Date of Birth:
May 1, 1891
Trade or Calling:
law student
Marital Status:
Not Specified
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Regina, Saskatchewan
Date of Enlistment:
September 23, 1915
Age at enlistment:
24
Height:
Chest:
Expansion:
Religion:
Unknown
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Killed in Action
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
August 14, 1918
Age at Death:
27
Buried at:
Roye New British Cemetery, France
Plot:
I. B. 13.
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Not Specified
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 04-28
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Research Notes

Saskatchewan Virtual War Memorial

Rank Regiment Unit Company
Captain Canadian Infantry 52nd Battalion
Lieutenant Canadian Infantry 68th Battalion
Son of James Henry and Mary Ann Abbott (nee Jackson), of Regina, Saskatchewan.
Awards and Decorations
Military Cross
Military Cross First Bar