Ellis, Frederick James

Regimental Number: 101090
Rank: Corporal; Probationary Flight Officer; 2nd Lieutenant
Branch: 46th Queen’s Battery, Canadian Field Artillery; 33rd Battalion, 9th Brigade Canadian Field Artillery; Royal Naval Air Service; Royal Air Force

Fred was born in Ottawa, Ontario on November 15, 1893. He filed on a homestead at 31-70-8-W6. Fred enlisted in the Canadian army in July of 1915 but was discharged in November of 1917 for transfer into the Royal Naval Air Service, which eventually became the Royal Air Force.