CEF Soldier Detail

Lieutenant Charles Napier Milligan
Died: July 15, 1973

Regimental Number:
NA
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
103rd Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Victoria, British Columbia
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Thomas & Sarah Milligan [parents], 1738 Leighton Rd., Victoria, B.C.
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
April 7, 1895
Trade or Calling:
Officer - Active Militia
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Victoria, British Columbia
Date of Enlistment:
December 6, 1915
Age at enlistment:
20
Height:
Chest:
Expansion:
Religion:
Church of England
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Unknown    
Cause of Death:
Not Specified
Battle Died/Wounded:
April, 1917
Date of Death:
July 15, 1973
Age at Death:
78
Buried at:
Victoria Cemetery, Victoria, B.C.
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
Not Specified
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Not Specified
Research Notes
103rd Battalion Nominal Roll
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Lieutenant Canadian Infantry 103rd Battalion

Previous service - 50th Regiment.

The following note appeared in the Vancouver Daily Sun - 29 December 1917, and may possibly refer to this officer:

Lieut. C. N. Milligan, a well-known surveyor in British Columbia before the war, who went overseas with the first draft of the 6th Regt.  D.C.O.R., afterwards part of the famous 7th Battalion, as a private, and after being severely wounded at Ypres was granted a commission and posted to the pay and record office, has transferred from the Canadian Epeditionary Force to the Royal Flying Corps.