Private Charles Herbert Dougan

Regimental Number:
234909
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Militia
Battalion:
90th Regiment, Winnipeg Rifles
Company:
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Prior Military Experience:
No
Enlistment Date:
May 4, 1916
Age at Enlistment:
20
Enlisted at:
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
Address at Enlistment:
Asquith, Saskatchewan
Civilian Occupation:
Farmer
Saw Service in:
Europe
Date of Death:
February 12, 1967
Age at Death:
71
Cause of Death:
Survived
Battle Died/Wounded:
Wounded at Vimy Ridge on May 8, 1917
Burial:
Unknown
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Date of Birth:
May 8, 1896
Next of Kin:
John S Dougan (father,) Asquith, Saskatchewan
Place of Birth:
Bridgewater, Ontario
Country of Birth:
Canada
Prisoner of War:
Not Specified
Interned:
Married:
Single
Religion:
Presbyterian
Height:
5 Feet 6 Inches
Chest:
37 Inches
Expansion:
3.5 Inches
Ethnic Origin:
Not Specified
   
NAC Reference:
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private
Canadian Militia
90th Regiment, Winnipeg Rifles
Awards and Decorations
Notes

According to The Asquith Record he went overseas with the Winnipeg Little Black Devils and was later transferred to the 44th Canadians. He was seriously wounded at Vimy Ridge and spent several years in hospitals,  having been shot in the shoulder and the face. 

"Herb" was the brother of both James "Harold" Dougan 2293742 and Burton "Bert" Dougan who was "with the Air Force"

He is included in the Asquith and District Roll of Honour on page 31 of The Asquith Record as Dougan, Herbert.

He died February 12, 1967. 

Research Notes
See page 120 of The Asquith Record (1982) for biographical information on the family of John S Dougan.