Private Deric Broughall

Regimental Number:
9175
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
3rd Battalion
Company:
A Company
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Enlistment Date:
September 22, 1914
Age at Enlistment:
18
Enlisted at:
Valcartier, Quebec
Address at Enlistment:
With Herbert Seaton Broughall, brother. 8 Earl Street, Toronto, Ontario
Civilian Occupation:
Clerk
Saw Service in:
Europe
Date of Death:
April 23, 1915
Age at Death:
19
Cause of Death:
Killed in Action
Battle Died/Wounded:
Kitchener's Wood
Burial:
Menin Gate (Ypres) Memorial, Belgium
Plot:
Panel 18 - 24 - 26 - 30
Commemorated:
 
Date of Birth:
October 26, 1895
Next of Kin:
Frederick William, father. Warlingham, Surrey, England
Place of Birth:
Toronto, Ontario
Country of Birth:
Canada
Prisoner of War:
No
Interned:
Married:
Single
Religion:
Church of England
Height:
5 Feet 10 Inches
Chest:
35 Inches
Expansion:
4 Inches
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
   
NAC Reference:
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private
Canadian Infantry
3rd Battalion
No. 1 Company
Private
Canadian Infantry
3rd Battalion
A Company
Awards and Decorations
Notes

Son of Frederick William Broughall (1868 - 1918) and Lilian Mabel Broughall (nee Strathy) (1874- 1917).  He was survived by three siblings: Herbert Seaton Broughall (1897 - 1955), John Humphrey Strathy Broughall  (1899 - 1961) and Gwyneth Broughall ( 1904 - xxxx)

Correct Date of Death was April 23, 1915, and not as recorded on the CGWC site

Research Notes
3rd Battalion Nominal Roll