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Rank Corporal
Service # 6657
Unit # 1st Canadian Contingent
Resident Blenheim
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Private John Ash left Canada for overseas September 29th, 1914, and after training at Salisbury Plains crossed to France February 8th, 1915, with the 1st. Battalion. At Givenchy June 15th, he was wounded in the left leg, received treatment in England, and there transferred to the C.A.M.C. with the rank of Corporal.


Sources IODE
Height 5' 8''
Age 27
Complexion Fair
Hair Fair
Race White
Birthplace London, England
Religion Anglican
Last Place of Employment Farming near Blenheim.
Marital Status Single
When Enlisted Augyst 17th, 1914.
Where Enlisted Chatham, Ontario
Next of Kin England

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