Canadian Archives Attestation Papers - McIlhargey

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An Attestation Paper was the first document a soldier signed before entering the Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF). In many cases, these may be the only surviving record of the enlistment of many Canadian soldiers who fought in World War One.

Attestation Papers provide a range of details about the enlistee including place of birth, age, physical description and next of kin. Some also include valuable information about their lives before the war, such as their occupation, marital status and residence.



4 soldiers found.


1 record from Canadian Archives Attestation Papers

Regimental number 2009266
Battalion Number --
1 record from Canadian Archives Attestation Papers

Regimental number 3137578
Battalion Number --
1 record from Canadian Archives Attestation Papers

Regimental number 2688417
Battalion Number --
1 record from Canadian Archives Attestation Papers

Regimental number 707197
Battalion Number 103rd
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