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Taylor, John Emeric Stuart



Battalion / unit at enlistment: 4th Battery
U of S affiliation at enlistment: student
Killed, died or wounded: wounded
Birth: 13 Aug 1886, Bridgeport, ON, Canada
College Building memorial: Second floor, southeast
Slide number(s): HR-2022, HR-2023

U of S attendance

Entry date College Left - date Left - reason Degree Degree - date Notes
1913 Law 1920 grad LL.B. 1920

Military service - attestation

Volunteer/drafted: volunteer
Attestation place: Wadena
Attestation date: 23 Mar 1916
Present address: Elshard, SK
Occupation: law student
Religion: Baptist
Age: 30 years, 5 months
Previous military service: active militia
Previous military service (length): 3 yrs
Notes: 29th Lt Horse SK

Military service - assignments

Group Type Location First known date Last known date Reason for end of assignment Notes
65th Bn            LL
CE            CB
1st Can Lab Bn           
1st Can Inf Wks Bn           
3rd Can Inf Wks Coy           
4th Battery      8/15/1916    


Rank Date Notes


Wound type Date Notes
  6 Mar 1918


Spouse: Taylor, Elsa Jane
Home address: ON, Canada (1916)

Non-military addresses

Address Occupation Earliest date Latest date Source Notes
Elstow  student 1912 1915 U of S Calendar
Eyebrow    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 9538 - 51
College Building list #: 219
Roll of Honour list #:
Roll of Service (1928) #: 284
Long List #: 306

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