CEF Soldier Detail

Private Samuel Appleyard
Died: September 13, 1916

Regimental Number:
467218
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
29th Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Leeds
Country:
England
Next of Kin:
Adelaide Matilda Appleyard; wife; Edmonton, Alberta
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
June 14, 1885
Trade or Calling:
Store clerk
Marital Status:
Married
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Edmonton, Alberta
Date of Enlistment:
September 13, 1915
Age at enlistment:
30
Height:
5 Feet 7 Inches
Chest:
36 Inches
Expansion:
5 Inches
Religion:
Wesleyan
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Died in War, unknown cause
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
September 13, 1916
Age at Death:
31
Buried at:
Courcelette British Cemetery, Somme, France
Plot:
II. B. 5.
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 1Box 1Box 203-11
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 29th Battalion
Private Canadian Infantry 63rd Battalion
Son of Mrs. Eliza Barker; husband of Adelaide M. Appleyard, of 1201, Pacific St., Vancouver, B.C.