Private James Davison

Regimental Number:
487453
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry
Company:
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Enlistment Date:
December 27, 1915
Age at Enlistment:
28
Enlisted at:
Montreal, Quebec
Address at Enlistment:
1609 10th Avenue, W. Galgary, Canada
Civilian Occupation:
Travelling Salesman
Saw Service in:
Europe
Date of Death:
October 31, 1917
Age at Death:
30
Cause of Death:
Died of Wounds
Battle Died/Wounded:
Burial:
Nine Elms British Cemetery, Belgium
Plot:
VIII. B. 20.
Commemorated:
 
Date of Birth:
June 3, 1887
Next of Kin:
Andrew Davison(father), Chilliwack, B.C., Canada
Place of Birth:
Moneymore, County Derry
Country of Birth:
Ireland
Prisoner of War:
No
Interned:
Married:
Single
Religion:
Unknown
Height:
Feet Inches
Chest:
Inches
Expansion:
Inches
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
   
NAC Reference: ^1Box 2321-32
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private
Canadian Infantry
6th University Company
Private
Canadian Infantry
5th University Company
Private
Canadian Infantry
Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry
Awards and Decorations
Notes

Son of Andrew and Clara Davison, of 1817, 4th Avenue East, Vancouver, B.C. Son of Andrew and Clara Davison, of 1817, 4th Avenue East, Vancouver, B.C.

Original overseas unit 5th University Company. Joined the P.P.C.L.I. in the field February 4, 1917. Wounded at Passchendaele and died the next day. 

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