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Colbiornsen, Almond Ludvig

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Identification

Regimental number: 2193338
Battalion / unit at enlistment: 196th Bn
U of S affiliation at enlistment: student
Birth: 3 Apr 1896, Belgrade, MN, U.S.A.
College Building memorial: First floor, centre west
Slide number(s): HR-1057, HR-1058

U of S attendance

Entry date College Left - date Left - reason Degree Degree - date Notes
1913 Arts 1917 grad B.A. 1917

Military service - attestation

Volunteer/drafted: volunteer
Attestation place: Saskatoon
Attestation date: 28 Apr 1917
Present address: Saskatoon, SK
Occupation: student
Religion: Lutheran
Age: 21 years
Height (inches): 68.25
Chest expansion (inches): 37.00
Amount of expansion (inches): 5.00

Military service - assignments

Group Type Location First known date Last known date Reason for end of assignment Notes
196th Bn      March 1917     DuVal draft
PPCLI    France      

Rank

Rank Date Notes
Private  

Family

Father: Colbiornsen, Kjeld S
Father's Address: 713 Dufferin Ave., Saskatoon, SK, Canada (1917)

Non-military addresses

Address Occupation Earliest date Latest date Source Notes
Saskatoon  student 1913 1917 U of S Calendar
Box 67, Maidstone    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.

Sources

National Archives reference: RG 150 Box 1843 - 51
College Building list #: 60
Roll of Honour list #:
Roll of Service (1928) #: 126
Long List #: 126

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