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Willing, Victor


Regimental number: 910936
Battalion / unit at enlistment: 196th Bn
U of S affiliation at enlistment: student
Killed, died or wounded: wounded
Birth: 14 Jul 1897, Olds, AB, Canada
College Building memorial: Second floor, centre west
Slide number(s): HR-2111

U of S attendance

Entry date College Left - date Left - reason Degree Degree - date Notes
1918 Arts        

Military service - attestation

Volunteer/drafted: volunteer
Attestation place: Saskatoon
Attestation date: 25 Mar 1916
Present address: Saskatoon, SK
Occupation: student
Religion: Presbyterian
Age: 18 years, 8 months
Height (inches): 68.25
Chest expansion (inches): 36.00
Amount of expansion (inches): 4.50
Previous military service: militia
Previous military service (length): 5 mos
Notes: 105 Saskatoon Fusilers

Military service - assignments

Group Type Location First known date Last known date Reason for end of assignment Notes
196th Bn            L
46th Bn           


Rank Date Notes


Wound type Date Notes
  24 Oct 1917


Father: Willing, T N
Father's Address: 417 Clarence Ave., Saskatoon, SK, Canada (1916)

Non-military addresses

Address Occupation Earliest date Latest date Source Notes
Saskatoon  student 1918 1920 U of S Calendar 1919-20 has N, not V
2725 37th Ave., Vancouver    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 10418 - 50
College Building list #: 282
Roll of Honour list #:
Roll of Service (1928) #: 307
Long List #: 334

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