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Colbiornsen, Almond Ludvig



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 Date Notes


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.


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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