Thursday 25 June 2009

Private Harold Green

Born on 29 July 1898 in Luton, England - son of Mrs. A. York, Irchester, Northants, England - at the time of his enlistment in 1916: present address in Glenshee, Ontario, trade as labourer, single, currently a member of the 39th Regiment, no previous military service, Church of England, height of 5 feet 4.75 inches, chest of 34 inches fully expanded, dark complexion, blue eyes, brown hair.

Joined the 133rd Battalion, CEF, in Simcoe, Ontario, on 24 March 1916 (number 797173) - taken on the strength of the 38th Battalion, CEF, on 27 or 28 March 1918 - wounded on 11 or 12 August 1918 - invalided to England on 13 August 1918.

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