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Rasmussen, Charles Aylmer, Oak Point, Manitoba, formerly of Minnesota, U.S.A. Occupation: Carpenter. Military Service: Sapper, Reg. No. 294029, 223rd Overseas Bn., Company B, 107th Canadian Overseas Battalion, Company B, 1st Battalion Canadian Engineer, Attestation Papers.
Additional Biographical Information
Charles Rasmussen was a son of Krist and Anna Rasmussen of Oak Point, Manitoba.
June 1918: “294029, Rasmussen, C., [Company] B.” War Diary of the 1st Battalion Canadian Engineer, Appendix 2A, p.21.
6 June 1918: “Para. No. 7 Posting. The following other ranks are posted to Headquarters from the Companies shown … 294029, Spr. Rasmussen, C., “B” Co., Stretcher Bearer … ” War Diary of the 1st Battalion, Canadian Engineers, June 1918, Appendix 6, p.29.
Date of Death: 2 September 1918. See casualty details, Commonwealth War Graves Commission. Buried at Vis-en-Artois British Cemetery, Haucourt, Pas de Calais, France. Grave Reference: II.A.48.