Stewart, John Andrew: Service no. 928735

Digitized Service Record

Source: 153rd Wellington web site.


“Trade listed as Steel Dresser. DOB 26-1-73, born Lanark, Scotland. 5 foot 7 inches. Bluish eyes, dark hair. Presbyterian. NOK Helen Stewart (Lennox), wife. Enlisted Fergus 24-3-16 (age 40 years). On 153rd Battalion Nominal Roll 1-4-16, no transfer noted. On 153rd Nominal Rolls as published Guelph Mercury 10-6-16 and 1-12-16. Embarked with 153rd Halifax N.S. SS Olympic 29-4-17. Arrived Liverpool 7-5-17. Assigned 25th Reserve for Training and Administration. Taken on Strength 18th Battalion 28-3-18. Hospitalized 7-6-18, myalgia. Returned to Canada aboard SS Neuralia 10-10-18, Halifax, N.S. Disability: Myalgia. Discharged Medically Unfit Toronto 30-6-19. Veterans Death Card: died 5-7-50, no cause given, not war service related. NOK Helen Stewart, widow, Fergus.
File: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 9317 – 25, courtesy Library & Archives Canada.”

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