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Lewis, John Grant



Regimental number: 523928
Battalion / unit at enlistment: 1st Field Amb
U of S affiliation at enlistment: had degree or certificate
Birth: 12 Apr 1895, Grenfell, SK, Canada
College Building memorial: Second floor, northwest
Slide number(s): HR-2135, HR-2136

U of S attendance

Entry date College Left - date Left - reason Degree Degree - date Notes
1910 Arts 1914 grad B.A. 1914

Military service - attestation

Volunteer/drafted: volunteer
Attestation place: Winnipeg
Attestation date: 5 Apr 1916
Present address: Saskatoon, SK
Occupation: chemist
Religion: Methodist
Age: 20 years, 11 months
Height (inches): 70.00
Chest expansion (inches): 33.00
Amount of expansion (inches): 3.50

Military service - assignments

Group Type Location First known date Last known date Reason for end of assignment Notes
1st Field Amb           
11th Can Gen Hosp    UK      


Rank Date Notes
Sergeant   RoS: A/S/Sgt.


Father: Lewis, John
Father's Address: 1364 Ray St, Regina, SK, Canada (1916)
Father's Occuption: minister

Non-military addresses

Address Occupation Earliest date Latest date Source Notes
Saskatoon  student 1910 1914 U of S Calendar grad 1914, peob the right JG
Regina  student 1915 1916 U of S Calendar prob not the real JG
Provincial Lab, 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 5625 - 37
College Building list #: 302
Roll of Honour list #: 118
Roll of Service (1928) #: 204
Long List #: 211

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