We remember Samuel Osborne Cromie

We remember Samuel Osborne Cromie

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Timeline

1883
sibling George Alex Cromie Source:9233065 2nd December 1883
1887
sibling Robert James Cromie Source:9233065 4th July 1887
1889
sibling Frances R.h. Cromie Source:9233065 9th April 1889
1891
location Scotstown, Quebec Canada their own address Source:9233065 15th March 1891 - 1907
1891
birth Scotstown, Quebec Canada Source:5479619 15th March 1891
1895
sibling Flossie Olive Cromie Source:9233065 10th September 1895
1901
education High School Inverness, Quebec Canada Source:9232380 1901 - 1905
1912
education D. A. (Diploma in Agriculture) Manitoba University Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada Source:9232380 1912
1915
service Other Empire Force Private Seaforth Highlanders of Canada 72nd Source:9231596 8th February 1915 - 13th March 1915
1915
dates Age 23 Source:5479619 12th March 1915
1915
employment broker Vancouver, B.C. Canada Source:5479619 12th March 1915
1915
enlistment New Westminster Canada Source:5479619 12th March 1915
1915
service Canadian Expeditionary Force Private 428583 7th Canadian Infantry Brigade 47th Battalion Source:9231596 13th March 1915
1915
service Canadian Expeditionary Force Corporal 428583 30th Reserve Battalion Source:9232024 28th June 1915 - 28th August 1915
1915
location Shorncliffe United Kingdom military residence address Source:9231571 30th June 1915
1915
location Shorncliffe United Kingdom military residence address Source:9231583 29th July 1915
1915
education Manitoba University Source:9231583 29th July 1915
1915
service Canadian Expeditionary Force Lance Corporal 30th Reserve Batallion Source:9231583 29th July 1915
1915
service Canadian Expeditionary Force Corporal 428583 7th Battalion Source:9232024 28th August 1915 - 3rd December 1915
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:1024696 28th August 1915
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9232380 4th September 1915 - 2nd December 1915
1915
appointments Unit Sailed Source:9231596 13th November 1915
1915
service Canadian Expeditionary Force Lance Corporal 428583 30th Reserve Battalion Source:9232024 3rd December 1915 - 6th December 1915
1915
service British Army Second Lieutenant London Regiment 2/23 Source:9231583 10th December 1915
1915
service British Army Second Lieutenant The London Regiment 23rd (County of London) Source:9232024 10th December 1915
1915
commission Regular Source:9231583 10th December 1915
1915
service British Army Second Lieutenant Coldstream Guards Source:9232380 11th December 1915 - 17th November 1916
1916
service British Army Second Lieutenant Coldstream Guards 2nd Battalion Source:9233050 8th April 1916 - 17th November 1916
1916
hospitalisation Telegram to parents informing of wound Hospital/Institution Source:9232398 28th September 1916 - 4th October 1916
1916
hospitalisation Telegram to parents informing them of wounds Hospital/Institution Source:9233025 16th November 1916
1916
location Asquith, Saskatchewan Canada parents address Source:7150206 17th November 1916
1916
dates Age 25 Source:7150206 17th November 1916
service British Army Second Lieutenant Coldstream Guards 2nd Battalion Source:9233050
location 640 Thurlow Street, Vancouver, B.C. Canada their own address Source:9232376
1916
death Died of wounds died of wounds, in 34 Casualty Clearing Station, where he had been brought the previous day Somme France Source:7150206 Source:9233040 17th November 1916
burial Grove Town Cemetery, Meaulte CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme Map Ref. 1/40,000. Sheet 62D. F25D. France I.A.5 Source:7150206 Source:9233050

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Samuel Osborne
Initials SO
Last Name Cromie
Source 5479619
First Names S.o.
Initials S
Source 1024696
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
640 Thurlow Street, Vancouver, B.C. Canada their own address
Asquith, Saskatchewan Canada parents address known 17th November 1916
Scotstown, Quebec Canada their own address 15th March 1891 - 1907
Shorncliffe United Kingdom military residence address known 30th June 1915
Shorncliffe United Kingdom military residence address known 29th July 1915
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Canadian Expeditionary Force 30th Reserve Batallion Lance Corporal
Canadian Expeditionary Force 428583 30th Reserve Battalion Corporal
Canadian Expeditionary Force 428583 7th Battalion Corporal
British Army London Regiment 2/23 Second Lieutenant
Canadian Expeditionary Force 428583 7th Canadian Infantry Brigade 47th Battalion Private
British Army The London Regiment 23rd (County of London) Second Lieutenant
Canadian Expeditionary Force 428583 30th Reserve Battalion Lance Corporal
British Army Coldstream Guards Second Lieutenant
British Army Coldstream Guards 2nd Battalion Second Lieutenant
Other Empire Force Seaforth Highlanders of Canada 72nd Private
British Army Coldstream Guards 2nd Battalion Second Lieutenant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Sarah Ann Cromie mother
Henry J Cromie father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Frances R.h. Cromie sister 9th April 1889
Flossie Olive Cromie sister 10th September 1895
George Alex Cromie brother 2nd December 1883
Robert James Cromie brother 4th July 1887
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
medium hazel dark
DateHeightSource
1915-03-12 6'1"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1915-03-12 Presbyterian - inc Church of Scotland

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GRO War Death Army Officers Indices (1914 to 1921) Transcription Wendy1007
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Attestation Paper Canadian Overseas Expeditionary Force Wendy1007
1901 Canadian Census Wendy1007
Canadian Expeditionary Force 1914-1919 Wendy1007
The Coldstream Guards 1914-1918 Wendy1007

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