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Watson, George Thomas



Regimental number: 2293470
Battalion / unit at enlistment: Ft. Garry Horse
U of S affiliation at enlistment: student
Birth: 4 Oct 1894, Oxbow, SK, Canada
College Building memorial: Second floor, northeast
Slide number(s): HR-2151, HR-2152

U of S attendance

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

Military service - attestation

Volunteer/drafted: volunteer
Attestation place: Winnipeg
Attestation date: 6 Apr 1917
Present address: L.S.H. (R.C.), ?
Occupation: student
Religion: Methodist
Age: 22 years, 6 months
Height (inches): 70.00
Chest expansion (inches): 40.00
Amount of expansion (inches): 6.00

Military service - assignments

Group Type Location First known date Last known date Reason for end of assignment Notes
Can Cav Bde MG Squad           
Fort Garry Horse    Winnipeg 1917    
Can Mach Gun    France       CB


Rank Date Notes


Father: Watson, A J
Father's Address: Box 136, Oxbow, SK, Canada (1917)

Non-military addresses

Address Occupation Earliest date Latest date Source Notes
Oxbow  student 1914 1917 U of S Calendar


National Archives reference: RG 150 Box 10136 - 9
College Building list #: 314
Roll of Honour list #: 205
Roll of Service (1928) #: 299
Long List #: 324

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