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Forum: General Discussion 01-16-2018, 07:19 PM
Replies: 3
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Posted By Temujin
Hey George. Just to let you know not ALL of the...

Hey George. Just to let you know not ALL of the units in your post above are “Canadian” units. Some are British and New Zealand units. I’ve highlighted in RED the men who were NOT in Canadian units
Forum: Introductions 01-16-2018, 12:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 372
Posted By Temujin
Welcome David. If you’d like to share more info...

Welcome David.

If you’d like to share more info (like names etc of your relatives) we may be able to give you more info....

To answer your question above......thankyou for the “context”.....but you...
Forum: FWW Canadian Soldier Research Help 01-11-2018, 04:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 316
Posted By Temujin
http://i1383.photobucket.com/albums/ah302/barrynmi...

http://i1383.photobucket.com/albums/ah302/barrynmiller/15E775F8-95BF-47C7-9153-9EF382898407_zps19gpndu7.jpeg
Forum: FWW Canadian Soldier Research Help 01-11-2018, 04:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 316
Posted By Temujin
Yes, as Mark said he died after the war, and...

Yes, as Mark said he died after the war, and presumably not from “causes” of the war. Here’s a memorial to him from Find a Grave

In Memoriam

SYDNEY LAIRD

Mrs. Mathieson, wife of Chief Justice...
Forum: General Discussion 01-11-2018, 03:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 143
Posted By Temujin
Found the article for Russel Lowell Johnson’s...

Found the article for Russel Lowell Johnson’s death

http://i1383.photobucket.com/albums/ah302/barrynmiller/F4F45B7C-F4D0-4EE2-A70F-D802F51B120C_zpshbkom145.jpeg
Forum: General Discussion 01-11-2018, 03:45 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 143
Posted By Temujin
http://i1383.photobucket.com/albums/ah302/barrynmi...

http://i1383.photobucket.com/albums/ah302/barrynmiller/BDE2F43A-00E6-4977-8F93-66BE6F8CC14A_zpsxeehxs7x.jpeg
Forum: SWW Canadian Soldier Research Help 01-11-2018, 03:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 369
Posted By Temujin
Here are “some” of the war diaries of units of...

Here are “some” of the war diaries of units of the 2nd Cdn Armoured Brigade

http://lmharchive.ca/canadian-divisions-of-the-normandy-campaign/579-2/
Forum: SWW Canadian Soldier Research Help 01-11-2018, 03:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 369
Posted By Temujin
Unit War Diaries at at LAC in Ottawa. You would...

Unit War Diaries at at LAC in Ottawa. You would either have to go their to see the records, or hire a private researcher to go thru all the records for you.

The 2 CAB Company would travel...
Forum: General Discussion 01-11-2018, 01:37 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 143
Posted By Temujin
Here’s John L...

Here’s John L Wray

http://i1383.photobucket.com/albums/ah302/barrynmiller/CF58330A-447A-4BE3-9FCC-62FFBAFC3931_zpsyx5esczw.jpeg
Forum: General Discussion 01-11-2018, 01:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 143
Posted By Temujin
Finally, found his...

Finally, found his...
Forum: General Discussion 01-11-2018, 01:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 143
Posted By Temujin
2LT Russell Lowell Johnson BIRTH 15 Aug 1894...

2LT Russell Lowell Johnson
BIRTH 15 Aug 1894 Woodbine, Harrison County, Iowa, USA
DEATH 12 Nov 1917
BURIAL Memorial Park Cemetery Dalhart, Dallam County, Texas,...
Forum: General Discussion 01-11-2018, 11:18 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 143
Posted By Temujin
http://www.jackclegg.com/AmendRec.htm Here’s the...

http://www.jackclegg.com/AmendRec.htm

Here’s the “record” I found on him saying he died in a Airplane accident.......still trying to confirm this
Forum: General Discussion 01-11-2018, 11:06 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 143
Posted By Temujin
Hey George. I was looking all last night and I...

Hey George. I was looking all last night and I haven’t confirmed it yet, but I think that Russell Lowell Johnson may have been killed at the same place..

I found records that the School of Aerial...
Forum: General Discussion 01-10-2018, 07:48 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 143
Posted By Temujin
Not having much luck with Russell Lowell Johnson,...

Not having much luck with Russell Lowell Johnson, Some...
Forum: SWW Canadian Soldier Research Help 01-10-2018, 07:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 369
Posted By Temujin
Struck off Strength means he “left this...

Struck off Strength means he “left this unit”
Taken on Strength means he “joined this unit”

Medical services were organized as such:

From the battlefield, a wounded soldier was moved by...
Forum: SWW Canadian Soldier Research Help 01-10-2018, 07:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 369
Posted By Temujin
Struck off Strength means he “left this...

Struck off Strength means he “left this unit”
Taken on Strength means he “joined this unit”

Also, OR means “Other Rank”.......all men below NCO rank (Lance Corporal is the lowest NCO rank) was...
Forum: General Discussion 01-10-2018, 03:29 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 143
Posted By Temujin
A link to His military records, click on the PDF...

A link to His military records, click on the PDF file at the bottom of this...
Forum: The War of 1812 To Pre First World War 01-08-2018, 01:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 75
Posted By Temujin
My thought, “who was the unlucky guy that DID get...

My thought, “who was the unlucky guy that DID get gun down by the Germans?”
Forum: The War of 1812 To Pre First World War 01-08-2018, 12:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 75
Posted By Temujin
He served in the Canadian Army Medical Corps in...

He served in the Canadian Army Medical Corps in WW1 (so he wasn’t killed in South Africa). Here’s his military...
Forum: The War of 1812 To Pre First World War 01-08-2018, 12:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 75
Posted By Temujin
Here’s various newspaper articles.... It seems...

Here’s various newspaper articles.... It seems he “wasn’t” killed, but mistaken...
Forum: SWW Canadian Soldier Research Help 01-08-2018, 11:33 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 733
Posted By Temujin
Just checked his Regimental number. G50160...

Just checked his Regimental number. G50160 indicates that when he joined the Army he joined up as part of the Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps and joined in New Brunswick
Forum: SWW Canadian Soldier Research Help 01-08-2018, 11:24 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 733
Posted By Temujin
16 FDS RCAMC - 16 Field Dressing Station, Royal...

16 FDS RCAMC - 16 Field Dressing Station, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
2 cdn ccs - 2nd Canadian Casualty Clearing Station
66 Gen spt Coy - 66 General Support Company

As Mark said, sos and tos...
Forum: General Discussion 12-31-2017, 06:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 258
Posted By Temujin
Your welcome Eric. I don’t think you mentioned...

Your welcome Eric. I don’t think you mentioned “where” this cemetary and cross are located. I’m just curious.
Forum: General Discussion 12-23-2017, 07:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 258
Posted By Temujin
https://ia800303.us.archive.org/BookReader/BookRea...

https://ia800303.us.archive.org/BookReader/BookReaderImages.php?zip=/15/items/21stInfantryBattalionPartIiOrders1915-1919/21stBattalionPartIiOrdersTranscriptionConsolidation_jp2.zip&file=21stBattalionP...
Forum: General Discussion 12-23-2017, 03:11 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 258
Posted By Temujin
http://21stbattalion.ca/gravesdg/grave_menin_gate....

http://21stbattalion.ca/gravesdg/grave_menin_gate.jpg
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