CEF Soldier Detail

Private David Strachan
Died: September 13, 1916

Regimental Number:
117565
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
2nd Regiment Canadian Mounted Rifles
Company:
Place of Birth:
Country:
Scotland
Next of Kin:
c/o Q.C., W. Murray, 63 Castle St., Edinburgh, Scotland
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
October 9, 1889
Trade or Calling:
Marital Status:
Not Specified
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Red Deer, Alberta
Date of Enlistment:
January 11, 1915
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:
September 13, 1916
Age at Death:
26
Buried at:
Vimy Memorial, Pas de Calais, France
Plot:
N/A
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
 
Ethnic Origin:
Not Specified
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 9370-22
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 2nd Regiment Canadian Mounted Rifles
Lance Corporal Canadian Infantry 12th Regiment Canadian Mounted Rifles
Son of the late John Strachan and of Isabella Holloway (formerly Strachan), of 21, Newton St., Boulevard, Hull, England. Next of Kin: Mrs. Q. Holloway