Private John James Campbell

Regimental Number:
878344
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
185th Battalion
Company:
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Enlistment Date:
April 1, 1916
Age at Enlistment:
21
Enlisted at:
Sydney, Nova Scotia
Address at Enlistment:
Baddeck, Victoria County, Nova Scotia
Civilian Occupation:
farmer
Saw Service in:
Europe
Date of Death:
December 6, 1936
Age at Death:
42
Cause of Death:
Survived
Battle Died/Wounded:
Burial:
Saint Mary's Cenetery, Sydney Mines, Nova Scotia
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Date of Birth:
July 9, 1894
Next of Kin:
Hector Campbell, father, Baddeck, Victoria County, Nova Scotia
Place of Birth:
Washabuck, Victoria County, Nova Scotia
Country of Birth:
Canada
Prisoner of War:
No
Interned:
Married:
Single
Religion:
Roman Catholic
Height:
5 Feet 9 Inches
Chest:
37 Inches
Expansion:
2.5 Inches
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
   
NAC Reference: ^1Box 1Box 1444 - 49
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private
Canadian Infantry
185th Battalion
Awards and Decorations
Notes
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. 
Research Notes