Remembering Those Who ServedWorld War I - Yarmouth Connections
Name:Service NoRankBattalion/ServiceDate of Birth:Place of Birth:Date of Enlistment:Place of Enlistment:Address at Enlistment:Age at Enlistment:Height:Complexion:Eye Colour:Hair Colour:Martial Status:Trade:ReligionNext of Kin:Date of Discharge:Previous Military:Date of Death:CemeteryAdditional Information:
Henry William Robicheau282948Private219th Battalion / 246 BattalionJuly 21, 1897Yarmouth, NSMarch 22, 1916Yarmouth NSYarmouth, NS185 feet, 2½ inchesdarkbrowndark brownSingleLongshoreman / Mill handRoman CatholicLeander Robicheau (Father) Yarmouth NSFebruary 12, 1917 (Medical Discharge)29th Battery, Canadian Field Artillery, Yarmouth NSFebruary 11, 1969Roman Catholic Cemetery, Yarmouth NS Henry William was the son of Leander and Elizabeth Robicheau of Yarmouth. Having enlisted with the 219th Battalion Private Robicheau transferred to the 246th Battalion on August 31, 1916. He was discharged at Halifax on February 12, 1917 deemed medically unfit to serve further.