Thursday, December 30, 2010
Private Fred Rockliffe - 778711
According to his attestation papers dated February 10, 1916 at Mimico, Fred Rockliffe was born on February 19, 1895 in Manchester, Lancashire, England. He listed his mother, Mrs. Mary Alice Rockliffe, Humber Bay as his next of kin. He was single and a labourer. He was an active member of the 12th Regiment York Rangers. He was 20 years and 11 months of age and stood 5 feet 6 inches tall. He had blue eyes, fair hair and a fresh complexion. He was a member of the Church of England.