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Joslyn, John Charleton


Regimental number: 475903
Battalion / unit at enlistment: Canadian Field Artillery
U of S affiliation at enlistment: no degree or certificate, but had been a student
Birth: 18 Apr 1897, Balder, MB, Canada
College Building memorial: Second floor, southeast
Slide number(s): HR-2013
Notes: returned to U of S after war

U of S attendance

Entry date College Left - date Left - reason Degree Degree - date Notes
1913 Arts   grad B.A. 1923
1923 Law        

Military service - attestation

Volunteer/drafted: volunteer
Attestation place: Montreal
Attestation date: 23 Aug 1915
Present address: Indian Head, SK
Occupation: school teacher
Religion: Methodist
Age: 18 years
Height (inches): 70.00
Chest expansion (inches): 37.00
Amount of expansion (inches): 3.00
Marks: scar base of left thumb

Military service - assignments

Group Type Location First known date Last known date Reason for end of assignment Notes
5th Bde, CFA           


Rank Date Notes
Gunner   RoS


Father: Joslyn, J H L
Father's Address: Sintaluta, SK, Canada (1915)
Father's Occuption: minister

Non-military addresses

Address Occupation Earliest date Latest date Source Notes
Sintaluta  student 1913 1914 U of S Calendar
Abernethy  student 1920 1921 U of S Calendar
Vanscoy  student 1922 1924 U of S Calendar
Rossduff    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 4976 - 25
College Building list #: 210
Roll of Honour list #:
Roll of Service (1928) #: 197
Long List #: 203

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