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Cameron, John



Regimental number: 411070
Battalion / unit at enlistment: PPCLI
U of S affiliation at enlistment: student
Killed, died or wounded: wounded
Birth: 4 Aug 1889, Greenock, Renfrewshire, Scotland
College Building memorial: First floor, northwest
Slide number(s): HR-1074, HR-1075

U of S attendance

Entry date College Left - date Left - reason Degree Degree - date Notes
1912 Agro 1918 grad B.S.A. 1918

Military service - attestation

Volunteer/drafted: volunteer
Attestation place: Saskatoon
Attestation date: 16 Mar 1915
Present address: Saskatoon, SK
Occupation: student
Religion: Presbyterian
Age: 25 years, 7 months
Height (inches): 66.50
Chest expansion (inches): 36.50
Amount of expansion (inches): 2.50

Military service - assignments

Group Type Location First known date Last known date Reason for end of assignment Notes


Rank Date Notes


Wound type Date Notes
  16 Apr 1916
  15 Sep 1916


Father: Cameron, Murdo
Father's Address: Nutana, SK, Canada (1915)

Non-military addresses

Address Occupation Earliest date Latest date Source Notes
Floral  student 1912 1914 U of S Calendar
Floral  student 1917 1918 U of S Calendar
Dept. of Agriculture, Regina    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 1408 - 47
College Building list #: 81
Roll of Honour list #: 35
Roll of Service (1928) #: 112
Long List #: 112

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