Private Alexander Pirie

Regimental Number:
443767
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
54th Battalion
Company:
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Enlistment Date:
August 21, 1915
Age at Enlistment:
40
Enlisted at:
Vernon, British Columbia
Address at Enlistment:
Vernon, B C
Civilian Occupation:
Accountant
Saw Service in:
Europe
Date of Death:
August 3, 1937
Age at Death:
62
Cause of Death:
Survived
Battle Died/Wounded:
Burial:
Field of Honor Cemetery, Barrhead, Alberta
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Date of Birth:
February 20, 1875
Next of Kin:
James Peters, half brother, c/o Allan Bros., 14 Devonshire Sq., London, England
Place of Birth:
Aberdeen
Country of Birth:
Scotland
Prisoner of War:
Not Specified
Interned:
Married:
Single
Religion:
Presbyterian
Height:
5 Feet 9 Inches
Chest:
37 Inches
Expansion:
4 Inches
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
   
NAC Reference: ^1Box 7849-14
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private
Canadian Infantry
54th Battalion
Awards and Decorations
Notes
previous service-Territorials
Research Notes

54th Battalion Nominal Roll

Cause of death unknown. Veterans Death Card did not indicate anything but his name, reg. number, rank and date of death

Grave marker shows he was with C.R.T  C.E.F.