John Alexander

Name

Private John Alexander "Alex" Cameron

Born

1895-09-29

From

Spry, ON

Occupation

CPR Agent

Religion

Presbyterian

Death

1918-10-23

Where Died

Seaford, Kent, England

Killed

Died of Influenza

Cemetery

Monument




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Service Record 1


Regimental Number

736891

Highest Rank

Private

Conflict

Battalion

17th Reserve Battalion

Link



Service Record 2


Regimental Number

736891

Highest Rank

Private

Conflict

Battalion

16th Canadian Infantry Battalion

Link



Service Record 3


Regimental Number

736891

Highest Rank

Private

Conflict

Battalion

113th Battalion

Enlisted

Lethbridge, AB

Enlistment Date

1916-04-13

Wounded Date

1917-04-11

Wounds

Gunshot wound, right upper arm.

Wounded Where

France



Sources & Links

a) McLeod, Norman. “The History of the County of Bruce 1907-1968”, vol 2, Bruce County Historical Society, 1969. Print. ;
b) Colter, Sharon. “A Historical Review of the Minute Books of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 202 Lion’s Head, (Swan Lake) Ontario, 1931-2016.” Lion’s Head, Ont.: The Bruce Peninsula Press, 2016. Print.
- Library & Archives Canada
- War Graves Commission
- Book of Remembrance
- Canadian Virtual War Memorial



News Clippings


Wiarton Echo, July 18, 1917, p. 1
Wiarton Echo, July 18, 1917, p. 1

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