CEF Soldier Detail

Private William Basil Scott
Died: September 26, 1916

Regimental Number:
437525
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
15th Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Renfrew, Ontario
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Wife: Agnes Scott 10175 115 St Edmonton, Alberta
Address at Enlistment:
10175 115 St Edmonton, Alberta
Date of Birth:
February 26, 1879
Trade or Calling:
Butcher
Marital Status:
Married
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Edmonton, Alberta
Date of Enlistment:
August 16, 1915
Age at enlistment:
36
Height:
5 Feet 8 Inches
Chest:
37 Inches
Expansion:
3 Inches
Religion:
Presbyterian
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Killed in Action
Battle Died/Wounded:
the Courcelette area
Date of Death:
September 26, 1916
Age at Death:
37
Buried at:
Vimy Memorial, Pas de Calais, France
Plot:
N/A
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 1Box 8739-28
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Research Notes

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Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 15th Battalion
Son of John and Isabel Scott (nee Jamieson); husband of Agnes Scott (nee Airth), of Renfrew, Ontario.