Friday, January 29, 2010
F. L. Rich
According to his attestation papers dated February 7, 1916 at Mimico, Frederick Leonard Rich of Southampton Street (present day Cavell Avenue), Mimico was born on November 6, 1897 at Kent, England. He indicated that Frederick Rich, his father was his next of kin. He was a teamster and indicated that he was a member of the 12th Regiment, York Rangers as well as having previous military experience of 9 months with the Grenadiers H. Guard. He was 18 years and 4 months of age and stood at 5 feet 8 inches. He had brown eyes, brown hair and a medium complexion. He was a member of the Church of England.