CEF Soldier Detail

Second Lieutenant Philip Reginald Woollatt
Died: July 14, 1916

Regimental Number:
29278
Survived War:
No
Force:
British Army
Regiment:
British Infantry
Battalion:
7th Battalion, The Queen's (Royal West Surrey) Regiment
Company:
Place of Birth:
Wimbledon, Surrey
Country:
Next of Kin:
Mrs. Randall Woollatt, Mother, Beauvais Ditton Hills, Surbiton, Surrey, England
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
January 15, 1895
Trade or Calling:
Bank Clerk
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Valcartier, Quebec
Date of Enlistment:
September 23, 1914
Age at enlistment:
19
Height:
6 Feet Inches
Chest:
33 Inches
Expansion:
6 Inches
Religion:
Unknown
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Killed in Action
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
July 14, 1916
Age at Death:
21
Buried at:
Thiepval Memorial, France
Plot:
N/A
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
 
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 10573 - 59
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Research Notes
NOTE - THE ABOVE DETAILS ARE FROM HIS ATTESTATION PAPERS WITH THE 16TH BATTALION CANADIAN EXPEDITIONARY FORCE WHERE HE WAS A PRIVATE. REGIMENTAL NUMBER 29278.
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Second Lieutenant British Infantry 7th Battalion, The Queen's (Royal West Surrey) Regiment
Private Canadian Infantry 16th Battalion
Son of Edith P. Woollatt, of "Beauvais," Ditton Hill, Surbiton, Surrey, and the late Randal Woollatt. Educated at Cheltenham College. Enlisted in 79th Cameron Highlanders of Canada at Winnipeg, Aug.1914. Served with Officer's Training Corps for four years.