Capt Kenneth Vivian Maxwell Carruthers RCHA

(Royal Canadian Horse Artillery)

1888 Feb 25. Born Burton on Trent Staffordshire. Kenneth Vivian M Carruthers (25 Feb 1890 in RIC)

1891 census at 232, Branstone Road, Burton Extra, Burton Upon Trent

1901 census at 1, Wynstay Grove, South Manchester

1903 Sep 6 Arrives in Canada from UK. He is an Electrician and is travelling with J T M Carruthers, age 41 (probably his father)

1904 circa Enlisted in RCHA

1914 May 29 Arrives in Canada from UK

1914 Sep 26. Attested Canadian Exp Force. His father was J Carruthers of 17 Mount Pleasant, Darlington, Durham

1916 Jan 3. Canadian Artillery. K. Carruthers to be temporary Lieutenant.

1917 Oct 30. Can. Art. Temp. Capt. K. Carruthers reverts to the temp, rank of Lt. to proceed Overseas.

1918 Mar 5. Canada Artillery. Temp. Lt. K. Carruthers to be temp. Capt

1920 Aug 6. Joined ADRIC with service no . Posted to A Coy . RIC 72287

1920 Oct 12. Promoted Section Leader

1921 Jun 3. Promoted Platoon Commander

1922 Jan 19 Discharged on demobilisation of ADRIC

1939 Register. Living at 24a Grantham Road , Sleaford U.D., Lincolnshire. A District Produce Buyer for NAAFI. Single

1953 Apr/Jun Died Claro, Yorkshire