Wednesday 8 July 2009

Private Arthur Groulx

Born on 7 March 1873 in Ottawa, Ontario - next of kin listed as Mrs. Arthur Groulx, Ottawa, Ontario - at the time of his enlistment in 1915: trade as cook, married, but separated from his wife, no current or previous military service, Roman Catholic, height of 5 feet 3.25 inches, chest of 35 inches fully expanded, dark complexion, brown eyes, dark brown hair.

Joined the 77th Battalion, CEF, in Ottawa, Ontario, on 12 August 1915 (number 144189) - taken on the strength of the 38th Battalion, CEF, in Bermuda on 6 December 1915 - struck off the strength of the 38th Battalion on 19 February 1916.

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