Thomas Harold LongRegiment:Canadian InfantryBattalion:112th Battalion/25th Battalion Regimental Number:734305 Rank:PrivateDate of Birth:August 27, 1896 Place of Birth:Yarmouth, Yarmouth County, Nova Scotia Trade or Calling:PlumberMarital Status:Single Prior Military Experience:YesDate of Enlistment:March 13, 1916Place of Enlistment:Yarmouth, Nova Scotia Address at Enlistment:Yarmouth, Nova ScotiaAge at Enlistment:19 Height: 5 Feet 7 InchesReligion:Roman CatholicNext of Kin:Mrs Elizabeth Long (Mother), Yarmouth, Nova Scotia Private Thomas Long was the son of the late Capt. Thomas and Elizabeth (Glendenning) Long, of Yarmouth, Nova Scotia. At the time of his enlistment he was employed in Annapolis County. He was killed in action on April 29, 1917 at Vimy.Date of Death:April 29, 1917 Age at Death:20Cemetery:Vimy Memorial, Pas de Calais, France Commemorated on Page 276 of the First World War Book of RemembranceThis page is displayed in the Memorial Chamber of the Peace Tower in Ottawa on June 18 Listed on the Nominal Roll of the 112th Battalion.
Private Thomas Harold Long
Attestation Paper (click to enlarge)
Memorial – Photo taken at Our Lady of Calvary Cemetery of Private Thomas Harold Long's family stone.