CEF Soldier Detail

Brigadier General John Arthur Clark

Regimental Number:
NA
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
7th Brigade
Company:
Place of Birth:
West Falmborough, Ontario
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Jean Abercrombie McGillivray Clark, Wife, 1041 Georgia St., Vancouver, British Columbia
Address at Enlistment:
1041 Georgia St., Vancouver, British Columbia
Date of Birth:
June 8, 1886
Trade or Calling:
Barrister and Soliciter
Marital Status:
Married
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Vancouver, British Columbia
Date of Enlistment:
December 28, 1915
Age at enlistment:
29
Height:
Chest:
Expansion:
Religion:
Presbyterian
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Survived
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
Age at Death:
Buried at:
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 1Box 1750 - 50
Research Notes

72nd Battalion Nominal Roll

Rank Regiment Unit Company
Brigadier General Canadian Infantry 7th Brigade
Lieutenant Colonel Canadian Infantry 72nd Battalion
Images
Portrait of J. A. Clark, from The Gold Stripe, Vol. 2

Militia: 8 years 77 regiment, 5 years 72nd Regiment

 

Awards and Decorations
Companion of the Order of St Michael and St George
Distinguished Service Order
Distinguished Service Order First Bar
Distinguished Service Order Second Bar
TypeDateDescription
Newspaper Extract 2/1/1919 A Canadian Battalion Commander - J. A. Clark