CEF Soldier Detail

Captain John Franklin Wiseman

Regimental Number:
NA
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
1st Reserve Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Clifton, Bristol
Country:
Next of Kin:
Miss M. E. F. Wiseman, sister, of Woodside, Lymington, Hants, England
Address at Enlistment:
Kamloops, British Columbia
Date of Birth:
June 26, 1883
Trade or Calling:
Clerk in Holy Orders
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Kamloops, British Columbia
Date of Enlistment:
March 1, 1916
Age at enlistment:
32
Height:
6 Feet 1 Inches
Chest:
41 Inches
Expansion:
3 Inches
Religion:
Church of England
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Great Britain    
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 10508 - 7
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Captain Canadian Infantry 1st Reserve Battalion
Honourary Captain Canadian Infantry 172nd Battalion
Images
Headstone - Capt. J. F. Wiseman
Served only in England prior to return to Canada. Died in New Zealand on April 7, 1928 and is buried in the RSA Section of the Ashburton Cemetery. He was a Minister in the Church of England and had resided in New Zealand since mid 1919.