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Balfour, James Stevenson



Regimental number: 461089
Battalion / unit at enlistment: PPCLI
U of S affiliation at enlistment: student
Killed, died or wounded: wounded
Birth: 19 Jun 1894, Regina, SK, Canada
College Building memorial: First floor, northeast
Slide number(s): HR-1124, HR-1125

U of S attendance

Entry date College Left - date Left - reason Degree Degree - date Notes
1914 Arts        

Military service - attestation

Volunteer/drafted: volunteer
Attestation place: Saskatoon
Attestation date: 5 Apr 1915
Present address: Saskatoon, SK
Occupation: student
Religion: Presbyterian
Age: 20 years, 10 months
Height (inches): 71.00
Chest expansion (inches): 36.00
Amount of expansion (inches): 2.50
Marks: vaccination, mole

Military service - assignments

Group Type Location First known date Last known date Reason for end of assignment Notes


Rank Date Notes
Lieutenant   CB list


Wound type Date Notes
  7 Jun 1916


Father: Balfour, James
Father's Address: 2315 Victoria Ave., Regina, Sk, Canada (1915)

Non-military addresses

Address Occupation Earliest date Latest date Source Notes
Regina  student 1914 1915 U of S Calendar
2315 Victoria Ave., Regina    1928   1928 list
1928 list = "List of Students who enlisted during the Great War," U of S Archives. The list was completed after F. Underhill went to the University of Toronto in 1927; probably in conjunction with the Memorial Gates. Some of the addresses may be from an earlier date.


National Archives reference: RG 150 Box 388 - 58
College Building list #: 129
Roll of Honour list #: 10
Roll of Service (1928) #: 81
Long List #: 81

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