Private John Russell

Regimental Number:
171683
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Machine Gun Corps
Battalion:
1st Canadian Machine Gun Battalion
Company:
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Prior Military Experience:
No
Enlistment Date:
August 11, 1915
Age at Enlistment:
29
Enlisted at:
Toronto, Ontario
Address at Enlistment:
40 Augusta Avenue, Toronto, Ontario
Civilian Occupation:
Driver
Saw Service in:
Europe
Date of Death:
January 2, 1972
Age at Death:
85
Cause of Death:
Survived
Battle Died/Wounded:
Burial:
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Date of Birth:
July 21, 1886
Next of Kin:
Clara Pearl Russell, wife. 40 Augusta Avenue, Toronto, Ontario
Place of Birth:
Elmwood, Ontario
Country of Birth:
Canada
Prisoner of War:
No
Interned:
Married:
Married
Religion:
Methodist
Height:
5 Feet 8 Inches
Chest:
34 Inches
Expansion:
2 Inches
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
   
NAC Reference:
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private
Canadian Infantry
1st Central Ontario Regimental Depot
Private
Canadian Infantry
83rd Battalion
C Company
Private
Canadian Infantry
12th Reserve Battalion
Private
Canadian Infantry
Canadian Casualty Assembly Centre
Private
Canadian Infantry
12th Reserve Battalion
Private
Canadian Infantry
3rd Battalion
Private
Canadian Machine Gun Corps
1st Canadian Machine Gun Battalion
Awards and Decorations
Notes
Son of James Russell and Elizabeth Jane Russell (nee Dunne); husband of Clara Pearl Russell (nee Rayner) married August 2, 1911
Research Notes
83rd Battalion Nominal Roll