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Watson, Thomas Shanly



Battalion / unit at enlistment: YMCA
U of S affiliation at enlistment: had degree or certificate
Birth: 23 May 1884, Burren Ballynahinch, Co. Down, Ireland
College Building memorial: Second floor, southeast
Slide number(s): HR-2044, HR-2045

U of S attendance

Entry date College Left - date Left - reason Degree Degree - date Notes
1910 Arts     B.A. 1913
  Arts 1915 postgrad M.A. 1915

Military service - attestation

Volunteer/drafted: volunteer
Attestation place: Toronto
Attestation date: 22 Dec 1916
Present address: Toronto, ON
Occupation: student
Religion: Presbyterian
Age: 32 years, 9 months

Military service - assignments

Group Type Location First known date Last known date Reason for end of assignment Notes
YMCA att to 1st Can Div HQ         


Rank Date Notes
Captain   NA


Father: Watson, Samuel
Father's Address: Burren, Ballynahinch, Co. Down, Ireland (1916)

Non-military addresses

Address Occupation Earliest date Latest date Source Notes
Saskatoon  student 1912 1915 U of S Calendar
Virden  student 1910 1911 U of S Calendar
Wilkie    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 10147 - 22
College Building list #: 233
Roll of Honour list #: 206
Roll of Service (1928) #: 298
Long List #: 323

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