Rutherford, Arthur Thomas

  • Township: Embro & West Zorra
  • Rank: Private
  • Branch: Canadian Over-Seas Expeditionary Force, 186th Battalion
  • Regiment number: 189627
  • Date of birth: July 21, 1891
  • Where born: West Zorra Township, Oxford County, Ontario, Canada
  • Date of death: August 17, 1917
  • Wars Served: World War I
  • Commemorated: Vimy Memorial, Pas-de-Calais, France; Cenotaph, Memorial Park, Embro, West Zorra Township, Oxford County, Ontario, Canada
  • Years of service: December 13, 1915 - August 17, 1917
  • Country enlisted with: Canada

Biography

Arthur Thomas Rutherford was born July 21, 1891, a son of Thomas and Sarah Ann Rutherford of Lot 27, Concession 7. When he signed on for military duty, he was a teacher living in Chatham. He died on Aug. 17, 1917, and is commemorated on the Vimy Memorial, Pas-de-Calais, France.

 

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