CEF Soldier Detail

Private Alfred Johnson
Died: September 13, 1916

Regimental Number:
57861
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Machine Gun Corps
Battalion:
4th Machine Gun Company
Company:
Place of Birth:
London
Country:
Next of Kin:
Mrs. Johnson, 55 Malden Road, Kentish Town, London, England
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
March 12, 1893
Trade or Calling:
Moulder
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Toronto, Ontario
Date of Enlistment:
November 12, 1914
Age at enlistment:
21
Height:
5 Feet 5 1/4 Inches
Chest:
31 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:
23
Buried at:
Pozieres British Cemetery, France
Plot:
III. N. 43
Commemorated:
New Liskeard, Ontario (cenotaph)
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Not Specified
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 4848-4
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Private Canadian Machine Gun Corps 4th Machine Gun Company
TypeDateDescription
Letter 4/10/1915 Thank you for gifts
Letter 10/5/1915 Letter from the firing line
Letter 10/15/1915 Letter from France
Letter 12/4/1915 Letter from Belgium
Newspaper Extract 11/6/1914 97th Algonquin Rifles Off to Camp
Newspaper Extract 11/13/1914 Presentation to Alfred Johnson