CEF Soldier Detail

Lance Corporal Albert Williamson
Died: April 9, 1917

Regimental Number:
704000
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
102nd Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Bath, Gloucestershire
Country:
Next of Kin:
Mrs. S. Alice Williamson (wife), 251 5th Avenue West, Prince Rupert, British Columbia
Address at Enlistment:
251 5th Avenue West, Prince Rupert, British Columbia
Date of Birth:
November 24, 1878
Trade or Calling:
Clerk
Marital Status:
Married
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Prince Rupert, British Columbia
Date of Enlistment:
February 29, 1916
Age at enlistment:
37
Height:
5 Feet 4 Inches
Chest:
36 Inches
Expansion:
3 Inches
Religion:
Church of England
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Killed in Action
Battle Died/Wounded:
Vimy Ridge
Date of Death:
April 9, 1917
Age at Death:
38
Buried at:
Canadian Cemetery No. 2, Neuville-St. Vaast, Pas de Calais, France
Plot:
Sp. Mem.
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 1Box 1Box 10410-62
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Research Notes
102nd Battalion Nominal Roll
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Lance Corporal Canadian Infantry 102nd Battalion
Private Canadian Infantry 102nd Battalion
previous service-68th Regt EGOR (active militia, Prince Rupert), 8 months.  Mrs. Williamson moved to Vancouver following Albert's death. Husband of S. A. Williamson, of 1830, Comox St., Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.