CEF Soldier Detail

Private John James Campbell
Died: December 6, 1936

Regimental Number:
878344
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
185th Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Washabuck, Victoria County, Nova Scotia
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Hector Campbell, father, Baddeck, Victoria County, Nova Scotia
Address at Enlistment:
Baddeck, Victoria County, Nova Scotia
Date of Birth:
July 9, 1894
Trade or Calling:
farmer
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Sydney, Nova Scotia
Date of Enlistment:
April 1, 1916
Age at enlistment:
21
Height:
5 Feet 9 Inches
Chest:
37 Inches
Expansion:
2 1/2 Inches
Religion:
Roman Catholic
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Survived
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
December 6, 1936
Age at Death:
42
Buried at:
Saint Mary's Cenetery, Sydney Mines, Nova Scotia
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 1Box 1Box 1444 - 49
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 185th Battalion
the son of Hector (Ban) and Mary (MacKenzie) Campbell. Baddeck, Victoria County, Nova Scotia.
 
He married Mary Catherine Corkery, Sydney Mines, Nova Scotia.
 
He was injured in an explosion in Princess Colliery. Sydney Mines. on December 6. 1936 and died two days later.