CEF Soldier Detail

Lieutenant Herbert Spencer Holcroft
Died: July 8, 1916

Regimental Number:
NA
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Engineers
Battalion:
No. 2 Tunnelling Company
Company:
Place of Birth:
Country:
Not Specified
Next of Kin:
Henry Sommerville Holcroft; Orillia, Ontario
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
Trade or Calling:
Marital Status:
Not Specified
Prior Military Experience:
Not Specified
Place of Enlistment:
Calgary, Alberta
Date of Enlistment:
January 4, 1916
Age at enlistment:
Height:
Chest:
Expansion:
Religion:
Unknown
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Unknown    
Cause of Death:
Died in War, unknown cause
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
July 8, 1916
Age at Death:
39
Buried at:
Bolney (St. Mary Magdalene) Churchyard, Sussex, United Kingdom
Plot:
N/A
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Not Specified
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 1Box 4431 - 8
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Lieutenant Canadian Engineers No. 2 Tunnelling Company
Son of Thomas and Margaret S. Holcroft, of Orillia, Ontario.