CEF Soldier Detail

Sergeant William Fettus
Died: May 16, 1963

Regimental Number:
71
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Engineers
Battalion:
4th CE Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Belfast, County Antrim
Country:
Ireland
Next of Kin:
Harry Festud, Brother, Mount Vernon, Mass.
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
October 4, 1884
Trade or Calling:
Blacksmith
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Ottawa, Ontario
Date of Enlistment:
January 20, 1915
Age at enlistment:
30
Height:
5 Feet 7 Inches
Chest:
41 1/2 Inches
Expansion:
5 1/2 Inches
Religion:
Presbyterian
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Survived
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
May 16, 1963
Age at Death:
78
Buried at:
Mountain View Cemetery, Vancouver, B.C.
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 1Box 1Box 3066-43
Research Notes
Medal group consists of DCM, MM, 1914-15 Star, BWM, VM and is in a private Canadian collection.
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Sergeant Canadian Engineers 4th CE Battalion
Awards and Decorations
Distinguished Conduct Medal
Military Medal