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Leitch, Robert Stanley



Regimental number: 910909
Battalion / unit at enlistment: 196th Bn
U of S affiliation at enlistment: student
Killed, died or wounded: wounded
Birth: 25 Sep 1891, Cornwall, ON, Canada
College Building memorial: Second floor, centre west
Slide number(s): HR-2106, HR-2107, HR-2108, HR-2109

U of S attendance

Entry date College Left - date Left - reason Degree Degree - date Notes
1914 Arts - Presb 1921 grad B.A. 1921

Military service - attestation

Volunteer/drafted: volunteer
Attestation place: Saskatoon
Attestation date: 18 Mar 1916
Present address: Saskatoon, SK
Occupation: student (Presby Col)
Religion: Presbyterian
Age: 24 years, 5 months
Height (inches): 64.00
Chest expansion (inches): 37.50
Amount of expansion (inches): 2.00
Marks: hernia operation scar

Military service - assignments

Group Type Location First known date Last known date Reason for end of assignment Notes
196th Bn           
46th Bn           


Rank Date Notes


Wound type Date Notes
    not in RoS


Mother: Leitch, Mrs. Donald
Mother's Address: c/o Phillip Leitch, Williamstown, ON, Canada (1916)

Non-military addresses

Address Occupation Earliest date Latest date Source Notes
Montreal  student 1914 1915 U of S Calendar
Williamstown  student 1915 1916 U of S Calendar
Montreal  student 1919 1922 U of S Calendar
Pathlow  reverend 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 5560 - 28
College Building list #: 279
Roll of Honour list #: 116
Roll of Service (1928) #: 201
Long List #: 208

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