CEF Soldier Detail

Private John Findlay Watson
Died: February 2, 1945

Regimental Number:
437637
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
51st Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Country:
Ireland
Next of Kin:
John and Jane Watson; parents; Wembley, Alberta
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
September 16, 1891
Trade or Calling:
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Edmonton, Alberta
Date of Enlistment:
August 18, 1915
Age at enlistment:
24
Height:
Chest:
Expansion:
Religion:
Unknown
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Unknown    
Cause of Death:
Survived
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
February 2, 1945
Age at Death:
53
Buried at:
Wembley Cemetery, Saskatoon Lake, Alberta
Plot:
Commemorated:
Wembley, Alberta
 
Prisoner of war:
Not Specified
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG150 Accession 1992 - 93/166 Box10141 - 15
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 51st Battalion

Prior service - 101st Regiment, Edmonton Fusiliers

Father's address on nominal roll John Watson; General Delivery,  Edmonton, Alberta