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Barr, Erland Edward



Regimental number: 911060
Battalion / unit at enlistment: 196th Bn
U of S affiliation at enlistment: student
Birth: 29 Jul 1886, Tweedside, ON, Canada
College Building memorial: Second floor, southeast
Slide number(s): HR-2038, HR-2039, HR-2040

U of S attendance

Entry date College Left - date Left - reason Degree Degree - date Notes
1912 Agro 1921 grad B.S.A. 1921

Military service - attestation

Volunteer/drafted: volunteer
Attestation place: Camp Hughes
Attestation date: 5 Oct 1916
Present address: Handel, SK
Occupation: student
Religion: blank
Age: 30 years, 2 months
Height (inches): 67.50
Chest expansion (inches): 37.50
Amount of expansion (inches): 4.50
Marks: scar mid forhead
Previous military service: regular
Previous military service (length): 4 yrs

Military service - assignments

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


Rank Date Notes
Lance Corporal   RoS


Father: Barr, Charles Edward
Father's Address: Vinemount, ON, Canada (1916)

Non-military addresses

Address Occupation Earliest date Latest date Source Notes
Gettysburg  student 1912 1913 U of S Calendar
Handel  student 1915 1916 U of S Calendar
Vinemount  student 1919 1921 U of S Calendar no address given for 1920-21
Soldier Settlement Board, Prince Albert    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 457 - 22
College Building list #: 228
Roll of Honour list #: 12
Roll of Service (1928) #: 83
Long List #: 83

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