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Williams, John Dingle


Regimental number: 411077
Battalion / unit at enlistment: PPCLI
U of S affiliation at enlistment: student
Birth: 23 Apr 1888, Beddgelert, Carnarvonshire, Wales
College Building memorial: First floor, northeast
Slide number(s): HR-1123

U of S attendance

Entry date College Left - date Left - reason Degree Degree - date Notes
1913 Arts        

Military service - attestation

Volunteer/drafted: volunteer
Attestation place: Saskatoon
Attestation date: 16 Mar 1915
Present address: Saskatoon, SK
Occupation: student
Religion: Anglican
Age: 26 years, 11 months
Height (inches): 67.00
Chest expansion (inches): 35.00
Amount of expansion (inches): 1.50

Military service - assignments

Group Type Location First known date Last known date Reason for end of assignment Notes
PPCLI            LL
BEF            LL
PPCLI            RoH
Impl Army           


Rank Date Notes
Lieutenant   ev a Welsh reg


Sibling: Bell, R G
Sibling address: Aberdovey, Wales (1915)

Non-military addresses

Address Occupation Earliest date Latest date Source Notes
Saskatoon  student 1913 1915 U of S Calendar
Box 345, Sutherland    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 10396 - 54
College Building list #: 127
Roll of Honour list #: 214
Roll of Service (1928) #: 305
Long List #: 332

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