CEF Soldier Detail

Lieutenant-Colonel John Jennings Creelman

Regimental Number:
NA
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
Canadian Infantry
Company:
Place of Birth:
Toronto, Ontario
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Mrs. J. J. Creelman, Wife, 13 Lorne Av., Montreal, Quebec
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
February 14, 1881
Trade or Calling:
Advocate
Marital Status:
Married
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Date of Enlistment:
Age at enlistment:
Height:
Chest:
Expansion:
Religion:
Unknown
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Unknown    
Cause of Death:
Survived
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
Age at Death:
Buried at:
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
Not Specified
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box r2131 - 43
Research Notes
There is no additional information filled out on this attestation such as date of enlistment and unit.  There is a Militia Dept. stamp for Aug. 22 and Dec. 4, 1917.
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Lieutenant-Colonel Canadian Infantry Canadian Infantry
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Lt.-Col John Jennings Creelman
Lt.-Col. Creelman ran in the election of 1917 as a "Win the War" Liberal candidate in the St. Antoine division in opposition to Sir Herbert Ames.   See attached.