CEF Soldier Detail

Private Franklin Mager Keffer
Died: June 2, 1916

Regimental Number:
A/11083
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
3rd University Company
Company:
Place of Birth:
Hespeler, Ontario
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Wellington Keffer, Hespeler, Ontario
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
October 17, 1893
Trade or Calling:
Student
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Date of Enlistment:
March 18, 1915
Age at enlistment:
21
Height:
Chest:
Expansion:
Religion:
Unknown
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Killed in Action
Battle Died/Wounded:
Sanctuary Wood
Date of Death:
June 2, 1916
Age at Death:
22
Buried at:
Menin Gate (Ypres) Memorial, Belgium
Plot:
Panel 10 - 58
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 1Box 5032 - 41
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Research Notes

Saskatchewan Virtual War Memorial

Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 3rd University Company

Son of Mr. and Mrs. Wellington Keffer of Hespeler, Ontario.

Original overseas unit 1st University Company. Joined the P.P.C.L.I. in the field July 28, 1915.

Also known under service number 411083.