CEF Soldier Detail

Lieutenant Herbert Frederick Birmingham
Died: August 10, 1918

Regimental Number:
172121
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
54th Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Toronto, Ontario
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Edna Birmingham, wife
Address at Enlistment:
34 Grendier Road, Toronto, Ontario
Date of Birth:
July 22, 1881
Trade or Calling:
Clerk
Marital Status:
Married
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Toronto, Ontario
Date of Enlistment:
August 16, 1915
Age at enlistment:
34
Height:
5 Feet 6 Inches
Chest:
36 1/2 Inches
Expansion:
2 1/2 Inches
Religion:
Church of England
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Died of Wounds
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
August 10, 1918
Age at Death:
37
Buried at:
Crouy British Cemetery, Crouy-Sur-Somme, France
Plot:
V. C. 6.
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box r750 - 43
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Research Notes

Circumstances of Death

204th Battalion Nominal Roll 

Rank Regiment Unit Company
Lieutenant Canadian Infantry 54th Battalion
Private Canadian Infantry 83rd Battalion
Lieutenant Canadian Infantry 204th Battalion
Son of Robert and Mary Ann Fleming Birmingham