CEF Soldier Detail

Private John David Hunt
Died: August 3, 1954

Regimental Number:
767045
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
1st Depot Battalion, 1st Central Ontario Regiment
Company:
Place of Birth:
Hamilton, Ontario
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Mary Hunt, wife. 223 Booth Avenue, Toronto, Ontario
Address at Enlistment:
538 King Street West, Toronto, Ontario
Date of Birth:
July 19, 1877
Trade or Calling:
Machinist
Marital Status:
Married
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Toronto, Ontario
Date of Enlistment:
December 27, 1915
Age at enlistment:
38
Height:
5 Feet 6 Inches
Chest:
37 Inches
Expansion:
3 Inches
Religion:
Methodist
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Survived
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
August 3, 1954
Age at Death:
77
Buried at:
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
Research Notes

Death Card found here  

123rd Battalion Nominal Roll

Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 1st Depot Battalion, 1st Central Ontario Regiment
Private Canadian Infantry 123rd Battalion A Company
Private Canadian Infantry 19th Battalion
Private Canadian Ordnance Corps Canadian Arms Inspection and Repair Depot

Son of David Hunt and Mary Hunt (nee Marshall); husband of Mary Hunt (nee Wallace) married August 16, 1904

Date of Birth declared on Attestation papers was July 19, 1879, but birth record shows that his correct Date of Birth was July 19, 1877 

Prior service with 10th Royal Grenadiers