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Baggs, Charles Reginald

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Identification

Regimental number: 487437
Battalion / unit at enlistment: PPCLI
U of S affiliation at enlistment: student
Killed, died or wounded: wounded
Birth: 11 Sep 1885, London, England
College Building memorial: First floor, northeast
Slide number(s): HR-1094, HR-1095
Notes: may have become corp in Eng, then back to Fr as priv

U of S attendance

Entry date College Left - date Left - reason Degree Degree - date Notes
1914 Arts - Emm        

Military service - attestation

Volunteer/drafted: volunteer
Attestation place: Saskatoon
Attestation date: 10 Dec 1915
Present address: Saskatoon, SK
Occupation: divinity student
Religion: Anglican
Age: 30 years, 3 months
Height (inches): 68.25
Chest expansion (inches): 35.00
Amount of expansion (inches): 1.50
Marks: 2 moles

Military service - assignments

Group Type Location First known date Last known date Reason for end of assignment Notes
PPCLI    France      
14th Bn           
PPCLI Musketry Instructor  UK 1917    

Rank

Rank Date Notes
Private  
Corporal   RoH; not in RoS

Wounds

Wound type Date Notes
  1 Oct 1918

Family

Father: Baggs, C J
Father's Address: Clovelly, Friern Barnet Rd., London,

Non-military addresses

Address Occupation Earliest date Latest date Source Notes
London, UK student 1914 1916 U of S Calendar
56 Sheffield Rd., Chesterfield, England   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.

Sources

National Archives reference: RG 150 Box 335 - 45
College Building list #: 100
Roll of Honour list #: 7
Roll of Service (1928) #: 77
Long List #: 77

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