Private Daniel Breslin

Regimental Number:
442223
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
7th Battalion
Company:
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Prior Military Experience:
No
Enlistment Date:
July 14, 1915
Age at Enlistment:
35
Enlisted at:
Vernon, British Columbia
Address at Enlistment:
Civilian Occupation:
Laborer
Saw Service in:
Europe
Date of Death:
November 10, 1917
Age at Death:
37
Cause of Death:
Killed in Action
Battle Died/Wounded:
Passchendaele Gun shot wound right leg 02/05/1916 Wounded at Vimy on the 09/04/1917 gun shot wound side of face and jaw
Burial:
Plot:
Commemorated:
Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial
 
Date of Birth:
April 9, 1880
Next of Kin:
Mrs Mary Breslin, 7 Union Pl., Anderston, Glasgow, Scotland
Place of Birth:
Donegal
Country of Birth:
Ireland
Prisoner of War:
No
Interned:
Married:
Single
Religion:
Roman Catholic
Height:
Feet Inches
Chest:
Inches
Expansion:
Inches
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
   
NAC Reference:
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private
Canadian Infantry
54th Battalion
Private
Canadian Infantry
7th Battalion
Awards and Decorations
Plaque and Scroll, Memorial Cross, British War Medal, Star, Victory Medal
Notes

Son of Mrs. Mary Breslin, of 7, Union Place, Anderston, Glasgow, Scotland.

Research Notes
54th Battalion Nominal Roll