Josiah Cleator

Josiah Cleator

Birth 12 Jan 1886 Death 9th Nov 1917 Lance Corporal
Canadian Engineers
Service #826096

Personal Details

GRO Ref 2215
Place of Birth Whitehaven
Residence at Enlistment 17 16 Duchess st, Victoria, British Colombia
Residence (Roll of Honour) 2215 Shakespeare Street, Victoria , BC
Residence 1911 Census
School(s) Attended
Religion/Church Attended
Organisation Membership
Employment/Trade Plumber
Place of Work
Family (Parents and Grandparents) Thomas and Isabella Cleator/Nee Joughin
Siblings Thomas Henry, John Richard
Wife's Name and Maiden Name Emma Elizabeth Cleator/Nee Holmes
Remarriage of Widow
Children's Christian Name(s)
Family Connection to Roll of Honour Husband of Emma Cleator


The Victory Medal
The Victory Medal
The British War Medal, 1914-18
The British War Medal, 1914-18

Military Details

Regiment at Enlistment Canadian Engineers
Battalion at Enlistment 5th army Troops Coy
Rank at Enlistment Lance Corporal
Naval Vessels Served
Service Number at Enlistment 826096
Date of Enlistment 17/2/1916
Place of Enlistment Victoria , B.C.
Other Regiment
Other Battalion Egremont E Co 5th Btn. Border Regiment Prior to the war
Other Rank
Date of Transfer to other Regiment
Service Facts
Battalion Diary or Nautical Facts

Death and Memorial Details

Age at Death 36
Date of Death 9th Nov 1917
Regiment at Death Canadian Engineers
Battalion/Vessel at Death 5th Army Troops Coy
Rank at Death Lance Corporal
Circumstances of Death Died of wounds
Service Number at Death 826096
Field of Action at Death Flanders
Place of Death Ypres
Battle at Death 3rd Battle of Ypres
Grave/Memorial Image Josiah Cleator
Location of Grave/Memorial Belgium
Grave Position XXII. AA. 16.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission Link,-josiah/
Grave/Memorial Country Belgium
Private Memorial Primitive Methodists Roll of Honour/Methodist Church Cleator Moor


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