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Jeary, John Elijah



Regimental number: 487327
Battalion / unit at enlistment: PPCLI
U of S affiliation at enlistment: student
Killed, died or wounded: wounded
Birth: 12 Oct 1883, Martham, England
College Building memorial: First floor, northeast
Slide number(s): HR-1097, HR-1098

U of S attendance

Entry date College Left - date Left - reason Degree Degree - date Notes
1910 Arts - Emm 1920 grad B.A. 1920

Military service - attestation

Volunteer/drafted: volunteer
Attestation place: Saskatoon
Attestation date: 22 Nov 1915
Present address: Saskatoon, SK
Occupation: divinity student
Religion: Anglican
Age: 32 years
Height (inches): 66.50
Chest expansion (inches): 38.50
Amount of expansion (inches): 3.00

Military service - assignments

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


Rank Date Notes
Lance-Corporal, acti  


Wound type Date Notes
  26 Apr 1917


Father: Jeary, E
Father's Address: 7 Bure Rd., Runham Vauxhall, Great Yarmouth,

Non-military addresses

Address Occupation Earliest date Latest date Source Notes
Martham, UK student 1914 1916 U of S Calendar
Saskatoon  student 1912 1914 U of S Calendar
Martham, UK student 1910 1911 U of S Calendar
UK student 1919 1920 U of S Calendar
Ernfold    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 4802 - 15
College Building list #: 103
Roll of Honour list #: 108
Roll of Service (1928) #: 193
Long List #: 199

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