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Jack, Herbert Alexander


Regimental number: 487322
Battalion / unit at enlistment: 5th University Co.
U of S affiliation at enlistment: student
Killed, died or wounded: invalidated
Birth: 14 Jun 1893, Derby, England
College Building memorial: First floor, northeast
Slide number(s): HR-1104

U of S attendance

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

Military service - attestation

Volunteer/drafted: volunteer
Attestation place: Saskatoon
Attestation date: 22 Nov 1915
Present address: Saskatoon, SK
Occupation: divinity student
Religion: Anglican
Age: 22 years
Height (inches): 66.50
Chest expansion (inches): 37.00
Amount of expansion (inches): 2.50

Military service - assignments

Group Type Location First known date Last known date Reason for end of assignment Notes
30th Punjabis    India      
5th Universities Co.      11/22/1915    


Rank Date Notes
Lieutenant   CB List, RoS


Father: Jack, D J
Father's Address: 1 Longford St., Kedleston Rd., Derby,

Non-military addresses

Address Occupation Earliest date Latest date Source Notes
Derby  student 1914 1915 U of S Calendar
Saskatoon  student 1915 1916 U of S Calendar
Derby, England   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 4733 - 7
College Building list #: 110
Roll of Honour list #: 107
Roll of Service (1928) #: 192
Long List #: 198

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