Clarence Smith Walker

 

 

Sep 8, 1895

Born at Burgessville, Oxford County Ontario

 

Mar 14, 1916

Attested into the 135th Battalion at London Ontario 

Ø      Number 803059

Ø      Next of kin given as Mrs Sarah Walker (mother) of 30 Walnut St, London Ontario

Ø      Previous occupation given as Driver

Ø      No previous military experience given

Ø      Religion given as Church of England 

The Battalion trained at Camp Borden

 

Aug 18, 1916

Left Camp Borden by train for Halifax Nova Scotia

 

Aug 21, 1916

Embarked the RMS Olympic at Halifax Nova Scotia

 

 

Aug 30, 1916

Disembarked at Liverpool England and proceeded to the Witley Camp 

He was TOS (Taken On Strength) the 116th Battalion at the Witley Camp

 

Dec 22, 1916

Posted to the 21st Battalion

 

Dec 23, 1916

Arrived at the CBD (Canadian Base Depot) at Le Havre France and TOS the 21st Battalion

 

Feb 3, 1918

Granted 14 days leave of absence

 

Mar 4, 1918

Awarded the Good Conduct Badge

 

Aug 30, 1918

Invalided to England aboard the Hospital Ship Princess Elizabeth

 

Posted to the EORD (Eastern Ontario Regimental Depot) while in hospital

 

Dec 12, 1918

Embarked the SS Regina at Liverpool

 

 

Dec 20, 1918

Disembarked at Halifax Nova Scotia  


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