Wednesday 4 March 2009

Private Frederick William Ford

Born on 24 November 1878 in Montreal, Quebec - husband of Catherine Ford, Montreal, Quebec - at the time of his enlistment in 1915: trade as locomotive fitter, married, currently a member of the 6th Fusiliers (nine years), previously served with the Remington Guides (South Africa) (three years), Presbyterian, heigth of 5 feet 6.5 inches, chest of 37.5 inches fully expanded, florid complexion, greyish blue eyes, dark hair.

Joined the 38th Battalion, CEF, in Smiths Falls, Ontario, on 13 February 1915 (number 410807) - transferred to the 2nd Battalion, CEF, on 25 August 1915 - wounded on 22 September 1916.

Died on 12 January 1923.

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