Sunday 20 February 2011

Corporal Frank Chisholm Miller

Born on 2 April 1884 in Edinburgh, Scotland - husband of Margaret Miller, Ottawa, Ontario - at the time of his enlistment in 1916: present address same as wife; trade as packer; married; no current or previous military service; Methodist; height of 5 feet 7 inches; chest of 45 inches fully expanded; medium complexion; blue eyes; brown hair.

Joined the 154th Battalion, CEF, in Ottawa, Ontario, on 18 March 1916 (number 633870) - taken on the strength of the 38th Battalion, CEF, on 18 or 19 January 1918 - wounded on 2 or 5 September 1918 - rejoined the 38th Battalion on 12 October 1918 - struck off the strength of the 38th Battalion on 16 June 1919 - joined the Corps of Military Staff Clerks, CEF, in Ottawa, Ontario, on 7 August 1919.

(sources: Library and Archives Canada (, online attestation papers; Canadian War Museum, 19740281-001, Manu 58F 2 3, 207th Canadian Infantry Battalion and 38th Canadian Infantry Battalion, Nominal Roll; The Cameron Highlanders of Ottawa Regimental Museum, A400-0007, Master Personnel List for the 38th Canadian Infantry Battalion, Canadian Expeditionary Force)

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

4 Years overseas.
29 yrs - Records National Defense
Buried Beechwood Cemetery Ottawa
Source Ottawa Journal 25 July 1946