CEF Soldier Detail

Private James H Renwick

Regimental Number:
231791
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
202nd Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Dromore, Ontario
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Robert Renwick, Father, Dromore, Ontario
Address at Enlistment:
, Alberta
Date of Birth:
August 12, 1882
Trade or Calling:
School Teacher
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Edmonton, Alberta
Date of Enlistment:
September 23, 1916
Age at enlistment:
33
Height:
5 Feet 8 Inches
Chest:
36 Inches
Expansion:
3 Inches
Religion:
Presbyterian
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:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 8199 - 18
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 202nd Battalion
TypeDateDescription
Letter 5/11/1917 First impressions of England and a description of the trip over
Letter 5/13/1917 Meeting friends from home in Bramshott
Letter 5/20/1917 Another Sunday in Quarantine
Letter 5/24/1917 Sports Day in Bramshott
Letter 8/5/1917 Musketry course at Longmoor range
Letter 8/18/1917 Explosion at Longmoor, 4 from the 153rd killed
Letter 8/28/1917 Signal School
Letter 3/9/1918 Going to France