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John Colquhoun

Information about birth

Date of birth:
24/02/1897
Place of birth:
Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

General information

last known residence:
204 Ellsworth Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Profession:
Clerk
Religion:
Baptist

Army information

Country:
Canada
Force:
Canadian Expeditionary Force
Rank:
Private
Service number:
862436
Enlistment date:
18/02/1916
Enlistment place:
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Units:
 —  Canadian Machine Gun Corps, 11th Coy.  (Last known unit)

Information about death

Date of death:
30/10/1917
Place of death:
Tyne Cottage, Tyne Cot, Belgium
Cause of death:
Killed in action (K.I.A.)
Age:
20

Memorial

Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial
Panel: Panel 32.

Points of interest 4

#1 Place of birth
#2 Last known residence
#3 Enlistment place
#4 ‘Place of death’

My story

"Killed in Action."

More information 2