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Booth, John Franklin


Battalion / unit at enlistment: 1st Depot Bn MB
U of S affiliation at enlistment: student
Birth: 11 Apr 1895, Chicago, IL, U.S.A.
College Building memorial: Second floor, southeast
Slide number(s): HR-2013
Notes: reg no. 03346590; RAF no. - 174282; reg no - 03346590

U of S attendance

Entry date College Left - date Left - reason Degree Degree - date Notes
1915 Agro 1919 grad B.S.A. 1919

Military service - attestation

Volunteer/drafted: drafted
Attestation place: Winnipeg
Attestation date: 22 May 1918
Present address: Saskatoon, SK
Occupation: teacher ev U of S
Religion: Anglican
Age: 23 years, 1 months
Height (inches): 67.50
Chest expansion (inches): 38.00
Amount of expansion (inches): 3.00

Military service - assignments

Group Type Location First known date Last known date Reason for end of assignment Notes


Father: Booth, George Washington
Father's Address: Semans P.O., SK, Canada (1918)

Non-military addresses

Address Occupation Earliest date Latest date Source Notes
Semans  student 1915 1919 U of S Calendar
Bur of Ag Econ, Dept. of Agric, Washington, USA   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 887 - 3
College Building list #: 181
Roll of Honour list #:
Roll of Service (1928) #: 98
Long List #: 98

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