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MacDermid, John Edgar


Battalion / unit at enlistment: 11th Bn
U of S affiliation at enlistment: student
Killed, died or wounded: wounded
Birth: 23 Jul 1892, Mortintown, Glengarry Co., ON, Canada
College Building memorial: Second floor, centre east
Slide number(s): HR-2192
Notes: U of S lists have Mc

U of S attendance

Entry date College Left - date Left - reason Degree Degree - date Notes
  Agro       1917

Military service - attestation

Volunteer/drafted: volunteer
Attestation place: Valcartier
Attestation date: 26 Sep 1914
Present address: Mortintown, ON
Occupation: student at home
Religion: Presbyterian
Age: 22 years, 2 months
Height (inches): 69.25
Chest expansion (inches): 35.25
Amount of expansion (inches): 4.50
Previous military service: active militia
Notes: 105th Reg

Military service - assignments

Group Type Location First known date Last known date Reason for end of assignment Notes
195th Bn           
11th Bn      1914    


Rank Date Notes
Captain   CB List


Wound type Date Notes
    not in RoS


Father: MacDermic, N H
Father's Address: Mortintown, ON, Canada (1914)

Non-military addresses

Address Occupation Earliest date Latest date Source Notes
Saskatoon  student 1912 1913 U of S Calendar
Ferguson, MacDermid and Co., Saskatoon    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 6689 - 38
College Building list #: 152
Roll of Honour list #: 127
Roll of Service (1928) #: 211
Long List #: 219

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