CEF Soldier Detail

Private John Ferguson
Died: January 1, 1942

Regimental Number:
338113
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Field Artillery
Battalion:
67th Depot Battery
Company:
Place of Birth:
London
Country:
England
Next of Kin:
Edith Ferguson (wife,) 206 Roncesvalles Avenue, Toronto, Ontario
Address at Enlistment:
206 Roncesvalles Avenue, Toronto, Ontario
Date of Birth:
May 25, 1888
Trade or Calling:
Manager
Marital Status:
Married
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Toronto, Ontario
Date of Enlistment:
February 10, 1917
Age at enlistment:
28
Height:
5 Feet 10 Inches
Chest:
36 Inches
Expansion:
4 1/2 Inches
Religion:
Presbyterian
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Not Specified
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Survived
Battle Died/Wounded:
Wounded near Cambrai
Date of Death:
January 1, 1942
Age at Death:
53
Buried at:
St. Philip's Anglican Cemetery, Markham, Ontario
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
Not Specified
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Not Specified
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Field Artillery 67th Depot Battery

Died in 1942, but not on Jan 1. This date was entered above to pass data edit check.

On Oct 18, 1918, he was wounded while serving in the area of Cambrai. He received a gun shot wound to his right wrist that also fractured the radius. Pieces of bone were left in the wound, limiting mobility. He was evacuated to England