William Austin Anstead Image

Name

Private William Austin Anstead

Born

1889-09-14

From

Occupation

Liveryman

Religion

Presbyterian

Death

1917-11-09

Where Died

France

Killed

Appendicitis

Cemetery

Monument







Service Record 1


Regimental Number

651176

Highest Rank

Private

Conflict

Battalion

4th Battalion, Canadian Railway Troops


Service Record 2


Regimental Number

651176

Highest Rank

Private

Conflict

Battalion

127th Battalion


Service Record 3


Regimental Number

651176

Highest Rank

Private

Conflict

Battalion

Company

Enlisted

Enlistment Date

1916-01-05

Link




Sources & Links

History of the County of Bruce Vol. 2
Chesley… Past & Present
Bruce in Khaki: A History of the Bruce Battalion
- Library & Archives Canada
- War Graves Commission
- Book of Remembrance
- Canadian Virtual War Memorial



News Clippings


William Austin Anstead Enlistment Card 160th Bruce Battalion
William Austin Anstead Enlistment Card 160th Bruce Battalion
Paisley Advocate, Nov. 21, 1917
Paisley Advocate, Nov. 21, 1917
Paisley Advocate, Jan. 2, 1918, p. 5
Paisley Advocate, Jan. 2, 1918, p. 5