CEF Soldier Detail

Private Alexander Pirie
Died: August 3, 1937

Regimental Number:
443767
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
54th Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Aberdeen
Country:
Scotland
Next of Kin:
James Peters, half brother, c/o Allan Bros., 14 Devonshire Sq., London, England
Address at Enlistment:
Vernon, B C
Date of Birth:
February 20, 1875
Trade or Calling:
Accountant
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Vernon, British Columbia
Date of Enlistment:
August 21, 1915
Age at enlistment:
40
Height:
5 Feet 9 Inches
Chest:
37 Inches
Expansion:
4 Inches
Religion:
Presbyterian
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Survived
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
August 3, 1937
Age at Death:
62
Buried at:
Field of Honor Cemetery, Barrhead, Alberta
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
Not Specified
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 1Box 7849-14
Research Notes

54th Battalion Nominal Roll

Cause of death unknown. Veterans Death Card did not indicate anything but his name, reg. number, rank and date of death

Grave marker shows he was with C.R.T  C.E.F.

Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 54th Battalion
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