James Albert Grant Image

Name

Lieutenant Sergeant James Albert Grant

Born

1888-04-22

From

York Township, ON

Occupation

Lineman

Religion

Baptist

Death

1918-07-18

Where Died

Arras, France

Killed

Killed in Action

Cemetery







Service Record 1


Regimental Number

651989

Highest Rank

Lieutenant Sergeant

Conflict

Battalion

Link



Service Record 2


Regimental Number

651989

Highest Rank

Lieutenant Sergeant

Conflict

Battalion

Company

Enlisted

Enlistment Date

1916-03-17

Link




Notes

It is said that there were seven dead Germans found lying around Sgt. Grant and he had been stabbed in the back.




Sources & Links

James, F. Treve and Thomas Johnston, eds. “Bruce in Khaki containing a History of the 160th Overseas Bruce Battalion and Complete Nominal Roll of all Men who were at any Time on the Strength of the Battalion.” Chesley: James and Johnston, 1934. Print.
- Library & Archives Canada
- War Graves Commission
- Book of Remembrance
- Canadian Virtual War Memorial



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160th Battalion Enlistment Card
160th Battalion Enlistment Card