CEF Soldier Detail

Sapper Russell Hughes Rabjohn
Died: December 31, 1977

Regimental Number:
862539
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Engineers
Battalion:
7th CE Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Toronto, Ontario
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Mary Elizabeth Rabjohn, mother. 83 Massey Street, Toronto, Ontario
Address at Enlistment:
83 Massey Street, Toronto, Ontario
Date of Birth:
January 1, 1898
Trade or Calling:
Illustrator
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Toronto, Ontario
Date of Enlistment:
February 22, 1916
Age at enlistment:
18
Height:
5 Feet 7 Inches
Chest:
36 Inches
Expansion:
3 Inches
Religion:
Methodist
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Survived
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
December 31, 1977
Age at Death:
80
Buried at:
Prospect Cemetery, Toronto, Ontario
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
Research Notes
180th Battalion Nominal Roll
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Sapper Canadian Engineers 7th CE Battalion
Private Canadian Infantry 123rd Battalion
Private Canadian Infantry 180th Battalion
Private Canadian Infantry 3rd Reserve Battalion

Son of Joseph William Rabjohn and Mary Elizabeth Rabjohn (nee Hughes); younger brother of Richard Thomas Rabjohn (Service No. 863145); husband of Madeline Olive Rabjohn (nee Wild) married December 2, 1919

Author of 'A Diary: A Story of My Experience in France and Belgium During the World War, 1914-1918'

Awards and Decorations
Good Conduct Badge