Private Frederick John Latter was born in Tonbridge, Kent, England, on June 18, 1895. He was a member of the Canadian Army Service Corps in Winnipeg prior to his enlistment with the No. 11 Overseas Field Ambulance at St. Vital, Manitoba, on May 1, 1916.
Shipping for England on board the S.S. Adriatic in May of 1916, he was called-up to action in France later that August. He stayed with the 11th Field Ambulance throughout the majority of the war until his demobilization in May of 1919.
Pte. Frederick Latter’s Service Record (Reg/Ser# 531798) is available online through Library and Archives Canada [please note – the archive record has included several pages by mistake belonging to soldier Gordon Hall Latter (Reg/Ser# 1017)].