Lloyd Clifford Curley

Rank: 
Private
Regimental number: 
739026
Unit at enlistment: 
114th Battalion
Force: 
C.E.F.
Volunteered or conscripted: 
Volunteered
Survived the war: 
No
Date of death: 
August 15th, 1917
Cemetery: 
Vimy Memorial - Pas de Calais, France
Commemorated at: 
St. John's Anglican Church (Ohsweken), Six Nations Memorial Plaque, S.S. No. 2 Roll of Honour, Ohsweken
Birth country: 
Canada
Birth county: 
Brant
Birth city: 
Six Nations, Ohsweken, Ontario
Address at enlistment: 
Six Nations, Ontario
Next of kin address: 
Six Nations, Ontario
Trade or calling: 
Blacksmith
Religious denominations: 
Church of England
Marital status: 
Married
Age at enlistment: 
26

Letters and documents

Circumstances of Casualty: Killed in Action. Was working in a trench with his Platoon when a shell of large caliber exploded nearby, killing him instantly.
Location of Unit at Time of Casualty: Vicinity of Loos.

BX September 15, 1917

Lloyd Clifford Curley Killed in Action

Mrs. L. Curley, Ohsweken, Brant County, has just received a letter from Lieut. Col. Glen Campbell informing her of the death of her husband, Private Lloyd Clifford Curley, who fell in action on Aug. 15 last. He was with the Canadian Pioneers, the 107th Battalion. “Private Curley made many friends in the battalion, and by his manly demeanor gained the esteem and respect of all,” writes Lieut.-Col Campbell.