CEF Soldier Detail

Private Peter Mitchell Simpson
Died: July 14, 1916

Regimental Number:
105280
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry
Company:
Place of Birth:
Coupar Angus, Perthshire
Country:
Scotland
Next of Kin:
Robert Simpson (father), Newbigging, Methven, Perthshire, Scotland
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
December 30, 1884
Trade or Calling:
Farming
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Indian Head, Saskatchewan
Date of Enlistment:
November 15, 1915
Age at enlistment:
30
Height:
Chest:
Expansion:
Religion:
Unknown
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Killed in Action
Battle Died/Wounded:
Mount Sorrel
Date of Death:
July 14, 1916
Age at Death:
31
Buried at:
Menin Gate (Ypres) Memorial, Belgium
Plot:
Panel 10
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 1Box 1Box 8929-36
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Research Notes

Saskatchewan Virtual War Memorial

Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry
Original overseas unit 68th Canadian Infantry Battalion. joined the P.P.C.L.I. in the field June 10, 1916.