Puffer, Russell Elmer

MILITARY HISTORY Private Russell Elmer Puffer – 3059001 — ACTIVE SERVICE (World War I) October 23, 1917 a Form “Particulars of Recruit Drafted Under Military Service Act, 1917″ (Class 1) on Russell Elmer Puffer was completed in Peterborough, Ontario. Russell Elmer’s present address was given as Clarina, Ontario and his Military Service Act letter and […]

Ivey, Hartley Sampson

MILITARY HISTORY Sergeant Hartley Sampson Ivey — 343990 — ACTIVE SERVICE (World War I) Hartley Sampson Ivey was 22 years, 8 months old when, as a single man, he enlisted for the duration of the War plus 6 months, with the 73rd Battery, Canadian Field Artillery (CFA), Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF) at Kingston, Ontario on […]

Crawford, James Scott

MILITARY HISTORY Guardsman James Scott Crawford – C 120249 – ACTIVE SERVICE (World War II) On December 5, 1942, James Scott Crawford completed the Attestation Paper for the Royal Canadian Army, in Kingston, Ontario. He was 18 years, 9 months and 10 days old when, as a single man, he enlisted for the duration of […]

Mahood, Sherman George

MILITARY HISTORY Lance Corporal Sherman George Mahood – 195167 – ACTIVE SERVICE (World War I) On September 10, 1915, Sherman George Mahood completed the Attestation Paper for the Canadian Army, Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF). He was 19 years, 12 days old when, as a single man, he enlisted for the duration of the War. Sherman […]

Dainton, Frederick Arthur

  MILITARY HISTORY Corporal Frederick Arthur Dainton – 113161 – ACTIVE SERVICE (World War I) On July 5, 1915 Frederick Arthur Dainton completed the Attestation Paper for the Canadian Army, Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF). He was 31 years and 5 months old when, as a married man, he enlisted for the duration of the War. […]

Johnson, Thomas Henry Maxwell

MILITARY HISTORY Private Thomas Henry Maxwell Johnson – 292107 – ACTIVE SERVICE (World War I) On January 15, 1916 Thomas Henry Maxwell Johnson completed the Attestation Paper for the Canadian Army (CA), Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF). He was 21 years, 7 months and 21days old when, as a single man, he enlisted for the duration […]

Northey, Wellington Robert

MILITARY HISTORY Private Wellington Robert Northey – 3060419 – ACTIVE SERVICE (World War I) On October 18, 1917 Wellington Robert Northey signed the Declaration of Recruit in Peterborough, Ontario upon being drafted under the Military Service Act of 1917. He was 20 years, 9 months and 13 days old when, as a single man, he […]

Edwards, Leslie George

    MILITARY HISTORY Private Leslie George Edwards — C 120195 — ACTIVE SERVICE (World War II) On November 3, 1942 Leslie George Edwards completed the Attestation Paper for the Canadian Army, Active Force (AF) in Kingston, Ontario. He was 20 years, 4 months old when, as a single man, he enlisted for the duration […]

Fraser, John Rodger

MILITARY HISTORY Captain John Rodger Fraser — ACTIVE SERVICE (World War I) On September 12, 1917 John Roger Fraser completed the Officer’s Declaration Paper for the Canadian Over-Seas Expeditionary Force (CEF) in Montréal Québec. He was 28 years, 1 month and 19 days old when, as a single man, he enlisted for the duration of […]

Quinn, Wellington

MILITARY HISTORY Private Wellington Quinn – 195192 — ACTIVE SERVICE (World War I) On September 11, 1915 Wellington Quinn completed the Attestation Paper for the Canadian Army, Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF) in Peterborough, Ontario. He was 20 years, 4 months old when, as a single man, he enlisted for the duration of the War. Wellington […]